Science (T-Level)

T Level
NCFE

REASONS TO STUDY THIS COURSE

  • T-Levels combine classroom theory, practical learning and a significant industry placement.
  • One T-Level is the equivalent of three A-Levels.
  • You will gain the knowledge, skills and behaviours needed to progress into skilled employment or higher level technical training or study in the Health and Science sector.
  • You will have the opportunity to participate in an industry placement.

 

WHAT YOU WILL STUDY

Core Content – Core Science concepts, scientific and clinical practice, managing information and data in the science sector, health and safety in the science sector.

Occupational Specialism – Laboratory Sciences, plan and perform a range of appropriate scientific techniques to collect experimental data in a laboratory setting.

Industry placement of at least 45 days.

 

HOW YOU WILL BE ASSESSED

Core Content: exam and externally-set project

Occupational Specialism: practical assignments

 

EXTRA READING

Websites – Bozeman Science – www.bozemanscience.com

Websites – Khan Academy – www.khanacademy.org/science

Television – Horizon on the BBC iplayer

 

PROGRESSION

A degree apprenticeship, university degree or skilled employment. An exciting career in the Science or Healthcare sector, possibly in laboratory research in hospitals and public health organisations, environmental agencies, utility companies, forensic science institutions, food manufacturing companies, and pharmaceutical and chemical companies.