About the course
This course leads to one of 3 different qualifications.
Certificate - equivalent to 1 GCSE
Extended Certificate - equivalent to 2 GCSE
Diploma - equivalent to 3 GCSE
It enables learners to build on problem solving and investigative skills giving them a wide range of tools for their learning journeys. If you are curious about how things work this course is for you. The course covers Biology, Chemistry and Physics and is coursework based.
This specific course is intended for home educated students, only learners under the age of 16 can sign up to the course. Ideally students would have a level 1 qualification in Maths and English or be working towards this whilst on the course. This specific course is for electively home educated students only.
OCR Level 2 Cambridge Technical Certificate in Science - 601/0578/1
OCR Level 2 Cambridge Technical Extended Certificate in Science - 601/0577/X
OCR Level 2 Cambridge Technical Diploma in Science - 601/0576/8
What you'll learn (core modules)
Two sessions per week across a single Academic Year.
How will I be assessed?
Assessed with coursework throughout the year.
Where is the course delivered? (facilities/classrooms)
Bury St Edmunds
Where will this course take me?
Recognised qualification for career progression or to qualify for other college/university courses particularly those where knowledge and ability of working with scientific method is emphasised. This is an element of the College's STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Maths) provision and would support students looking to develop a career within any one of these exciting areas.
How much will it cost?
This course would carry no cost to Electively Home Educated students if the college is the sole provider.
I'm interested. What should I do now?
Apply through the online system
Days & times
Date(s) to be confirmed