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FdSc Animal Science

This is a wide ranging Foundation Degree that incorporates contemporary issues in the animal science sector, including animal behaviour, welfare, sustainability and conservation. The course focuses on enhancing your employability…

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BSc (Hons) Applied Animal Science

This course is a top-up to convert the FdSc Animal Science degree (or a Foundation Degree in a similar subject area such as animal management, welfare or conservation) into a…

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Applied Science National Extended Diploma Level 3

This 2 year course is right for you if you are considering a career in science and want to study all of the science disciplines rather than specialising in one…

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Applied Science National Extended Diploma Level 3

This 2 year course is right for you if you are considering a career in science and want to study all of the science disciplines rather than specialising in one…

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Biology A Level

Topics studied on this Biology A Level range from the molecular basis of life, through physiology, to the interactions of organisms and the environment. Practical sessions include monitoring your blood…

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Biology GCSE

You will learn through a mixture of lectures, internet-based research and group activities, as well as practical laboratory and fieldwork sessions, to develop your understanding of scientific procedures and data…

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Biology GCSE (9-1) in Biology

In GCSE Biology you will start with the basic building block of life, the cell and how genetic information is passed on from generation to generation. You will build on…

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Biomedical Science National Extended Diploma Level 3

Considering a career in Biomedical Science? Then this course is for you. This qualification will help your develop scientific knowledge and refine your practical skills to enable you to apply…

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Biomedical Science National Extended Diploma Level 3

Considering a career in Biomedical Science? Then this course is for you. This qualification will help your develop scientific knowledge and refine your practical skills to enable you to apply…

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FdSc Biosciences

This Foundation Degree is the perfect preparation for a career in the rapidly evolving and expanding life sciences sector, which continues to be a growth area in both the UK…

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Chemistry A Level

Throughout this course you will discover the importance of research and experimentation in chemistry whilst working in our well-equipped laboratories, with fully qualified chemists who have industrial experience to support…

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Environmental Science A Level

During this A Level you will learn through a mixture of lectures, internet-based research and group activities, as well as fieldwork sessions both on the South Devon College conservation site…

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BSc Extended Science (Year 0)

For September 2018 entry only This course is designed to assist you in progressing to university-level study in a scientific field, and is relevant to students from a variety of…

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Forensic Science National Extended Diploma Level 3

This 2 year course is perfect for you if you are considering a career in forensics. You will develop your forensic science knowledge and learn practical skills to enable you…

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Forensic Science National Extended Diploma Level 3

This 2 year course is perfect for you if you are considering a career in forensics. You will develop your forensic science knowledge and learn practical skills to enable you…

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Physics A Level

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…

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Science Technician Level 3

The Advanced Apprenticeship for Science Technicians is for people working or hoping to work in a science laboratory. The Apprenticeship Standard will take two years to complete. In the first…

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