The BTEC Level 1 in Applied Science qualification will give pupil’s the opportunity to acquire and develop generic, transferable and sector-specific skills in order to complete tasks and demonstrate a level of achievement that enables them to progress to further learning. This qualification offers a basic introduction to the applied science sector. On this course pupils will be learning about a wide selection of topics including the study of living organisms, making useful scientific Investigations, practical actions to protect the environment, healthy living and science in the world to name a few.
The BTEC Level 1 Applied Science can help pupils to embark on a career in a Science related area. The subject can be the beginning of the journey to a career in science, such as becoming an environmental scientist, a food scientist, Forensic Scientist and Medicine.