Study Science

Science Courses

Science courses at Newcastle College are perfect if you have a practical mind and a keen interest in this innovative and exciting world. You’ll learn through practical and vocational projects to gain hands-on experience and benefit from tutors who all have industry experience.

Science courses can prepare you for employment or further study within medicine, veterinary, botany, environmental sciences, pharmacology, forensics, food sciences, or within a laboratory or testing environment.

What you can study

Typically, if you have or are predicted 4 GCSEs at grade 3 or above:

Typically, if you have or are predicted 5 GCSEs at grade 4 or above you can progress on to:

This course will allow you to specialise in your 2nd year, choosing from career pathways including:

  • PHYSICAL SCIENCE PATHWAY
  • BIOMEDICAL SCIENCE PATHWAY
  • ANALYTICAL AND FORENSIC SCIENCE PATHWAY
  • APPLIED PSYCHOLOGY PATHWAY