Always Learning
Always Learning
BTEC Firsts from 2012 and 2013 | Applied Science - Awards

The Pearson BTEC First Award in Application of Science (120 GLH size) and Pearson BTEC First Award in Principles of Applied Science (120 GLH size) have now been accredited by Ofqual. You can download the specifications, authorised assignment briefs, delivery guides and sample assessment materials (SAMs) below.

The BTEC Firsts in Applied Science provide a broad, solid foundation for progression to Level 3 and employment in the science sector. They have a different structure to the other qualifications in the suite to reflect the unique nature of science learning - in particular, the fact that content must span three disciplines (physics, chemistry and biology) rather than just one. Read more about the structure of these qualifications.

Documents

Select a category

Sign up for email alerts using your Edexcel Online account details and you’ll receive an email whenever new documents or notices are added to this page – ensuring you don’t miss any vital updates.