This module introduces a range of subjects, including science; engineering and design; environment; mathematics; and computing and IT. There are three blocks. ‘Life’ explores biology, ecology and how humans interact with and change the environment. ‘Water’ investigates how water has shaped our planet and our lives. ‘Home’ introduces students to design, engineering and computing. Throughout each block you’ll develop your understanding of the key mathematical ideas and techniques that underpin the study of science and technology.
Total Qualification Time: 270 hours
Prior knowledge or practical requirement: Level 2 English and Maths
Start date: February and October each year
What’s next: Full Undergraduate Degree
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