This is a one year course comprised of two examined units and one internally assessed practical unit. You will learn through a balance of lectures, practical activities, group work and discussions. Practical sessions are used to underpin theory where possible and to develop your skills throughout the year in readiness for the assessed practical work. There will also be sessions throughout the timetable dedicated to offering you individual support where needed.
“I joined the College to study GCSEs, including Chemistry, English and Maths. I wanted to work in veterinary science, so I then progressed to a range of science-based A Levels, and after gaining A grades in all subjects, I was able to continue onto a Veterinary Science degree at Cambridge University. I can now look forward to a career in something I’m passionate about, and I can’t wait to get started.”James Hawkesby
This course is available at our Vantage Point Campus.
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