This is a very engaging and exciting BTEC course. Since it is a Level 3 National Extended Certificate, it is equivalent to one A-Level. Within this BTEC, you will study Applied Human Biology, which forms the foundation of the health and health science sectors.

Two units will be covered, those being:

  • Unit 1: Principles of Applied Human Biology. This unit will explore topics such as cells, tissues, body systems, genetics, and health.
  • Unit 2: Practical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases. This unit will delve into topics such as characteristics of microorganisms & pathogenicity as well as transmission, prevention, and treatment of disease.