Science Courses

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This programme is designed to build on your existing knowledge in science. You will work towards the IGCSE Certificate in English, a new qualification for those whose first language is not English.

  • About the Course

    You will study GCSEs in biology, chemistry, physics and maths and iGCSE in English. You will also receive tutorial support and language support will be built into your programme.

    You will normally be in a group of 15 to 18 students and you will learn through a variety of methods, including tutorials, lectures, practice sessions, and practical work in single science subjects.

    You will have regular weekly meetings with your tutor, giving you the chance to discuss any problems which may arise during your course. In addition, during the first term there will be weekly lessons to help you develop and practise good study techniques. Additional support is available at college if you need to improve your spelling, vocabulary, and writing skills.

  • Entry Requirements
    Science at Level 1 such as our pre GCSE Science course. You may be asked to sit an entrance test in science, maths and English (IGCSE). If you need advice before you apply, please call 020 8326 2020 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..
  • Progression

    You can progress onto the BTEC Level 3 Extended Diploma in Applied Science.

  • Assessment Method

    You will be assessed through a combination of coursework and exams. There will also be an opportunity for you to produce or to update your records of achievement. You will receive 3 formal reports during the year. These reports, along with informal assessments at regular interviews and mock exams in January, will help you to monitor your own progress.

How to Apply

Please click the apply now button and fill out the online application form. An adviser will be in touch regarding interview dates.

Course Info

Courses for 16-18 years

Full Time

Level 2

Location Isleworth

Start Date 09/09/2019

GCSEs in Biology, Chemistry and Physics science subjects and Maths iGCSE Certificate in English


Dr. Anjana Pal
Lecturer in Chemistry & Biology, Curriculum Leader, HND Applied Biology

“I have 18 years of experience in Biology and Science. I have a PHD in Cytogenetics. I enjoy working with students of varied backgrounds and capabilities, supporting any learning needs. I specialise in HND Biology with specialisation in Genetics and Biochemistry”

Dr. Anjana Pal

Halima Taoual
Applied Biology HND

Halima completed the HND and progressed to third year in Biomedical Science at Greenwhich University and successfully graduated. She is currently doing her Masters at Greenwich and looking forward to working in Genomic Medicine in the future.

Halima Taoual
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