Single Science GCSE
The Single Science GCSE course is for you if you have a minimum of grade D in a GCSE Science subject and/or are considered by the tutors to be capable of successfully completing the course in one year.
What topics are covered?
You will cover three modules: Life Processes and Living Things, Materials and their Properties and Physical Processes.
Who is the course aimed at?
This course is aimed at those who wish to achieve a grade 4 or above in the qualification.
What are the entry requirements?
The course is for you if you have a minimum of grade D in a GCSE Science subject and/or are considered by the tutors to be capable of successfully completing the course in one year.
What qualifications will I gain?
You will gain a GCSE in Science.
Who is the awarding body?AQA
How will I learn?
You will learn in a classroom of mixed ability students using individual, pair and group activities. Scientific experiments will also be conducted in the laboratory.
How will I be assessed?
You will be assessed via exam.
What funding is available?For funding information, please refer to our Funding page.
Which department is this course in?DEAM (Department of English & Maths)
Where will I need to go on my first day?On your first day, please report to the Reception in the Roper Building at City Centre Campus or the Reception in the Cam Building at Somer Valley Campus, depending upon where you have chosen to do this course.
What do I need to bring?
Please bring basic stationery and a scientific calculator to class.
What else do I need to know?To avoid disappointment, please make sure you apply for your chosen course early. Decisions regarding running or cancelling a course are made one week prior to the start of the course. If a course is cancelled, you will be informed and your course fees refunded in full. Please see Terms and Conditions of Enrolment.
The course will not run on bank holidays or during half term. Please check here for term dates.
Where can I find out more information?If you need help or answers to specific questions, please contact the Student Advice Centre on 01225 312191 ext. 720 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
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