Science - Level 1 Diploma

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Start Date: 31 August 2021
Duration: 1 Year
Attendance: Full Time
Location: Tottenham Centre

Start Date: 1 September 2021
Duration: 1 Year
Attendance: Full Time
Location: Enfield Centre

ABOUT THE COURSE

This course will give you basic foundation in applied science, so that you can progress to further study in a science or technology related area.

WHAT WILL I STUDY?

Topics covered can include:

  • The Nature and Applications of Energy, Waves and Radiation
  • The Study of Living Systems
  • Electronics in Action
  • Concepts and Techniques for Chemistry
  • Healthy Living
  • Working in Science and Technology
  • Carrying Out a Science or Technology Project
  • Making Useful Scientific Devices
  • Using Mathematics Tools in Science and Technology
  • Using Equipment to Make Scientific Observations and Measurements
  • Forensic Detection
  • Using ICT in the Workplace

WHAT WILL I NEED?

You will need

  • GCSEs in English and Maths at grade 1 or higher or Functional Skills in English and Maths at Entry Level 3

All applicants must have an initial assessment and interview to confirm that the course is suitable for them.

HOW WILL I BE ASSESSED?

You will be assessed continuously, through classroom presentations, written assignments and practical reports. You will complete projects and assignments based on realistic workplace situations, activities to introduce you to the different science related career options.

WHAT WILL IT COST?

School Leavers

If you will be aged 16, 17 or 18 on 31 August in the year you begin your course, and have been resident in the UK/EU/EEA for the past 3 years, it will be FREE. Some courses will have other costs associated, such as for materials and trips. Many of our students are eligible for financial support when studying at college – please click here for more information.

Adults

Entry Level, Level 1, Level 2
If you will be aged 19 or older on 31 August in the year you begin your course, and have been resident in the UK/EU/EEA for the past 3 years, your course will be FREE, regardless of your age or income. Some courses will have other costs associated, such as for materials and trips. Many of our students are eligible for financial support when studying at college – please click here for more information.

WHAT CAN I DO AFTER?

You could progress to level 2 Diploma in Science or Engineering
NOT SURE WHICH LEVEL
IS RIGHT FOR YOU?

Find out more about the courses and levels offered at the College of Haringey, Enfield and North East London!

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