Course Type

Subsidiary Diploma (Equivalent to one A Level)

Exam Board


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Entry Requirements

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About the Course

Course Structure:

This course is equivalent to one A Level. In your first year you will undertake the mandatory units listed below to provide the foundations for your chosen specialisation in your second year; either forensic or medical science.

Mandatory Units

Topics include : Fundamentals of Science; Working in the Science Industry; Scientific Practical Techniques

Optional Units

Forensic Topics include : Forensic Evidence and Collection; Forensic Photography; Perceptions

Medical Topics include: Physiology of Human Body Systems; Physiology of Human Regulation and Reproduction; Diseases and Infections.


Please Note: This course cannot be studied in combination with AS Science subjects.