Applied Sciences at Bournemouth and Poole College - UCAS

Course summary

The Level 4 Higher National Certificate (HNC) in Applied Sciences is designed to address an increasing need for high quality professional and technical education pathways, providing students with a stimulating and challenging programme of study that will be both engaging and memorable. This qualification will provide you with the essential subject knowledge needed to progress successfully into further study or into the world of work. Successful completion of the HNC in Applied Sciences can enable you to enter year 2 on a range of Biology/Chemistry related degrees. This HE course provide opportunities for you to enter employment in the Applied Sciences or the chance to progress on to further study.


You will undertake a core of learning in Applied Science: Fundamentals of Laboratory Techniques Scientific data handling approaches and techniques Regulation and Quality in the Applied Sciences Managing Scientific Projects As well as the opportunity to complete units to specialise in your desired Science related pathway - Biology, Chemistry, Environmental Science, Forensic Science, or Food Science, Technology & Nutrition

How to apply

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Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

We understand that each student is unique, and aim to cultivate an environment where individuality, diversity, and academic excellence thrive. In order to nurture individuality and foster diversity, we adopt a balanced approach to admissions - considering both individual portfolios and exam results. We may extend offers below our standard entry criteria to those with strong portfolios or students who have faced challenges impacting their performance and were anticipated to achieve higher results.

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Fees and funding

Tuition fees

EU £6750 Year 1
England £6750 Year 1
Northern Ireland £6750 Year 1
Scotland £6750 Year 1
Wales £6750 Year 1
Channel Islands £6750 Year 1
Republic of Ireland £6750 Year 1

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Applied Sciences at Bournemouth and Poole College - UCAS