All about our Science Vocational Level 2 course:

A taste...

This course prepares students who wish to pursue a career in science. Successful completion of this course at Merit Level would enable you to move to a Level 3 Extended Diploma in Science.

The details

This Level 2 course will combine some elements of biology, chemistry and psychology. This can help you decide which part of science you are most interested in. There are 7 units in total that run over one year. This course also covers some units which are similar to BTEC Level 3 Science which means you will be prepared to progress onto a Level 3 Science course.

How is this course assessed?

This course will be assessed through assignments.

Examining Body


What about careers?

Future careers include; Biomedical Scientist, Biotechnologist, Chemical Engineer, Clinical Scientist, Dentist, Forensic Scientist and Research Scientist.

Which other courses does this combine well with?

This course combines well with English and Maths Functional Skills or GCSE.


Career Prospects