OCN NI Level 2 Certificate in Applied Science
The OCN NI Level 2 Certificate and Level 2 Extended Certificate in Applied Science qualifications will provide learners with the opportunity to develop their knowledge, skills and understanding in a range of key concepts within Biology, Chemistry and Physics and builds upon the Key Stage 3 science curriculum.These qualifications were developed in conjunction with post-primary schools and offer an applied approach to science. They contain mandatory units in Biology, Chemistry and Physics and a range of optional units.
These qualifications are for learners interested in applied science but who have not studied or achieved a GCSE in this area. They are intended to give learners the knowledge, understanding and skills that will enable them to progress to further learning or training in a science related area. They build upon the Northern Ireland Curriculum and meet the requirements of the Key Stage 4 Entitlement Framework.
These qualifications will allow learners to further develop the following skills:
- Cross-Curricular Skills:
- Thinking Skills and Personal Capabilities:
working with others