Farnborough College of Technology is blazing a trail for ambitious students through this prestigious new qualification. Designed with great input from employers, the content is up-to-date, relevant, engaging, and can lead straight into a career.
For those with an inquisitive mind and love of science, this T Level course will provide a fascinating look at science in an industry setting. You will spend 80% of your time in the classroom and 20% out on an industry placement. In your second year you can specialise in your area of interest before going to university or starting your career. This course is equivalent to three A Levels.
The specialist units within this T Level will give you a subject specialism, for careers in:
For job roles such as a food science technician within a lab setting
For job roles such as a a laboratory techician or research science assistant for any number of areas within science
Metrology is the scientific study of measurements. Job roles include metrology technician within industries such as healthcare, energy, communications, construction, and engineering
This T Level is designed for school leavers who have an ambition to work within the sciences, whether that’s laboratory, food or metrology. With both practical and theory elements taught on this course, students will need to have a keen interest in the subject and want to progress into the sector once leaving college.
If you have any questions about this course then please contact us by phone on 01252 40 55 55 or message us.
T Levels place great emphasis on industry experience, so during this course you will spend 80% of your time in the classroom and 20% on a 45-day placement with an employer. This will give you the skills, knowledge and hands-on experience that companies are looking for when you step foot into the workplace.
In addition to the core content, you’ll have the option to choose one of the following specialisms in technical science:
On this course you will be assessed through exams, coursework, practical assessments and during your work placement through employer-led projects.
Following successful completion of the T Level in Science, the natural progression route is to continue studying through an apprenticeship or to study a related subject at university. Careers in the science sector can include*:
*Some of these jobs require extra qualifications or work experience. Visit www.farn-ct.ac.uk/career-zone to plan your career.
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