Studying this qualification will enable learners to develop their knowledge and understanding of scientific principles, as well as those scientific practical skills recognised by higher education institutions and employers to be most important.
The Extended Certificate is for learners who are interested in learning about the business sector alongside other fields of study, with a view to progressing to a wide range of higher education courses, not necessarily in business-related subjects.
Learners will complete 50 hours’ work experience in the sector. Learners taking this qualification will study three mandatory units and one optional unit.
The Pearson BTEC Level 3 is intended as an applied general qualification for post-16 learners who want to continue their education through applied learning.
Food Science and Nutrition
This is an Applied General qualification. This means it is designed primarily to support learners progressing to university. It is mainly designed for those wanting to pursue careers or learning in related areas such as the food industry production.
Health and Social Care
Students will consider the real impacts to people living with conditions or illnesses such as the social, financial and psychological impacts, not just the signs, symptoms and treatment of faceless conditions or illnesses.
The course aims are to encourage candidates to create portfolio work for each unit of work and to develop an understanding of the effects of the use of ICT on the data processing and communications systems within and between organisations and individuals.g.
The RSL Level 3 Subsidiary Diploma in Music is intended as an applied general qualification for post-16 learners who want to continue their education through applied learning.
The course aims to develop knowledge and understanding of sport and it combines well with a large number of subjects and supports entry to higher education courses.