Preparing to Teach Level 3 BTEC Applied Science RX030 / EC01

Start date
25 Jan 21
5 Hours

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This course will help you to prepare for teaching Level 3 BTEC Applied Science (NQF) and will focus on pedagogical methods, ideas and resources to teach the first three mandatory units (Unit 1 (Principles and Application of Science I), Unit 2 (Practical Scientific Techniques and Procedures) and Unit 3 (Science Investigative Skills)). You will learn how to deliver these units in an accessible and engaging way, within an applied context. The course will also focus on the most effective methods to prepare learners for externally assessed components of the specification.


  • effective methods for the teaching of key scientific topics
  • how to link the subject content to applied contexts and examples
  • how to prepare your learners for the demands of external assessment


Considerations for vocational delivery25 January 202116:00-17:00
Preparing leaders for Unit 1 examination27 January 202116:00-17:00
Ideas and resources for teaching Unit 128 January 202116:00-17:00
Teaching Unit 2: Practica l Scientific Techniques and Procedures01 February 202116:00-17:00
Teaching Unit 3: Science Investigative Skills03 February 202116:00-17:00

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State-funded school or collegeActivity fee£100.00 +VAT
Fee-paying school or college (independent)Activity fee£200.00 +VAT

Participants from outside the UK will be charged the course fee and an additional £120 per day plus VAT.

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Our remote CPD courses for teachers are delivered across a series of sessions run at specific times and dates. Information on all course sessions can be found under the description of each course. To complete a course, all sessions are mandatory.

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