Applied Human Biology - BTEC Level 3 National Extended Certificate - 2 years (1 A Level)

Science and Mathematics

Science and Mathematics
Science and Mathematics
We are only accepting one application per candidate.

What will you be working towards?

Code LP56
Qualification Type National Extended Certificate (BTEC)
Qualification Level Level 3
Course type Full Time


How the human body works, in good and poor health.  Functioning at a genetic, cellular and tissue level.


The more vocational Biology route, Applied Biology allows you to explore the amazing human body, the functions at a genetic, cellular and tissue level and how genetics and individuality impacts upon health and lifestyle. With health in mind you will combine practical hands-on sessions with the theoretical principles to apply human biology in improving diagnostics, understanding functional physiology and investigating infectious diseases and their treatments.

How will it be delivered?

You will complete a combination of External and internal assessments across the 2 years

Entry requirements

5 GCSEs at grade 4-9(A*-C) including English, Maths + Science

Your next steps...

As with all of the sciences offered at Longley Park, studying Applied Human Biology offers students a wealth of opportunities for health and science related careers. Whether you want to work in medical genetics or microbiology, research to improve health outcomes or diagnostic radiography, this course can put you on the right path. Combined with other Level 3 qualifications to create a bespoke study programme, a career in veterinary science, wildlife conservation or forensic science is more than just a possibility