Units – 3 mandatory units, 1 optional unit
Assessed coursework – 2 external assessments, 2 pieces of assessed coursework
1 Principles of Applied Human Biology
2 Practical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases
5x GCSE grades 9-4
A grade 5 in English, Math and 5-5 in science is required
Using critical thinking, approaching non-routine problems applying expert and creative solutions, using systems and technology. Communicating, working collaboratively, negotiating and influencing, self-presentation. Self-management, adaptability and resilience, self-monitoring and development
Independent research skills, organized, attention to detail, self-disciplined, analytical, able to produce high quality coursework.
Biology, Human Biology, Health Science
Nursing, Midwifery, Allied Health Sciences including Life Sciences, Clinical Biomedical Sciences and Physiological Sciences.
Combination of academic and work-based learning.
Huge variety of science and non-science related professions
NHS, veterinary nursing, lab technician, health care industry.
Degrees in a diverse range of subjects for example, Biology, Teaching, Nursing, Psychology, Biomedical Sciences and Animal Sciences.
This course is ideal for students thinking of applying for apprenticeship or employment in the STEM industries or NHS.