Level 2

Applied Science


1 year


Rush Green


Sep 2022


Adult 19+



A great basis for further study leading to a career in science.

Study a range of topics within applied chemistry and biological science such as:

  • Investigating a crime scene
  • Chemistry and our universe
  • Application of chemical substances
  • Science in medicine

You'll be benefitting from digital 'Learning Science Laboratory' resources to get you lab-ready!

You'll need at least 4 GCSEs at grade 2 (E) or above to study on this course.

The course will be taken by Olufemi Shode and Michelle Benjamin.

Both tutors have extensive industry knowledge, so they'll relate what you learn to the working world.

Various work experience opportunties exist around the local and wider community within science-based industries. There's also the opportunity to become a Science STEM Ambassador.

Successfully completing the course means you can move onto the Level 3 Foundation Diploma.

You could also join other Level 3 STEM courses on offer at Barking & Dagenham College.

Where it can lead to

There are number of routes you can take following successful completion of a course. Further study can include Higher Education courses or a Higher Apprenticeship where you will expand your skills through study whilst earning a wage. Or you may choose to move directly into employment.

Contact our careers team for further guidance.