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APPLIED SCIENCE Advanced Technical Award Level 3 Extended Diploma (Biomedical Pathway)

  • Level 3
  • Further Education
  • Portadown Campus
  • Pearson


Please note this course is the Applied Science - Biomedical Pathway

The Level 3 Advanced Technical Award in Applied Science is an engaging and comprehensive programme designed to provide students with a solid foundation in scientific principles and practical skills. This course offers an in-depth exploration of various scientific disciplines, enabling students to develop a broad understanding of scientific methods and its applications.

This particular pathway, offered at the Portadown campus, encompasses the biomedical aspect of applied science study. Students will explore the human body in health and disease, from the functioning of whole body systems down to cell and molecular processes. Course content provides knowledge in the specialist areas of biomedical science: clinical biochemistry, medical microbiology, cellular pathology, haematology, immunology and genetics.

The Advanced Technical Award includes the completion of a Pearson BTEC Level 3 Extended Diploma in Applied Science (the equivalent of 3 A-Levels), alongside Project Based Learning and work placement.

Portadown Campus

Full Time
Mode of Study
Class Type
2 Years
Hours Per Week

1 Available Session