Looking for the formula for future success in the science industry? Apply now for a Science course at Mid Cheshire College.

Whatever future role you have in mind — from Astrophysics to Zoology — an Applied Science course will give you the foundation you need.

You’ll benefit from lectures, visits and practical lab teaching, working with a range of equipment in the department’s laboratories.

You’ll be conducting your own experiments and investigations, applying the knowledge you’ve gained and building the lab skills you’ll need for many scientific industries.

You’ll finish the course boasting a range of essential lab technician skills, a solid theoretical grounding in applied science, and a wealth of investigative experience, to carry with you into Higher Education or a job in a range of scientific industries.

Potential Science careers include:
Science technician, school technician, pharmacist, laboratory technician, science educator, teacher, dental nurse, food scientist, agricultural scientist, environmental scientist.

Courses Available

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BTEC National Foundation Diploma in Applied Science


Want to get paid to earn a degree-level qualification? You can at Mid Cheshire College thanks to our new Higher Apprenticeship courses.

You’ll work towards a nationally recognised qualification demonstrating your understanding and expertise in your chosen industry. You’ll combine assessment work with vital real-life experience, putting your knowledge into action at work.

You’ll follow a bespoke learning plan, created collaboratively by your employer and Mid Cheshire College, and designed to give you the most relevant teaching and training for your chosen industry.

You’ll complete the apprenticeship with a National Vocational Qualification (QCF) equivalent to a Bachelor’s degree, as well as a portfolio of completed work, a Technical Certificate, and proven on-the-job experience.

Entry requirements for Higher Apprenticeships are flexible, as apprentices will come from a range of education and employment backgrounds. If you’d like to discuss Higher Apprenticeships, get in touch with one of our advisors.

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Money matters.
Depending upon your circumstances, you may be able to apply for financial support to help you during your studies. Find out more.