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Broaden your theoretical knowledge and enable you to apply theory to practice

Offered at

Rotherham College

Our Science courses will broaden your theoretical knowledge and enable you to apply theory to practice by undertaking experiments and practical activities.

You will study in recently updated science labs and be supported by industry experienced and highly qualified tutors.

Our Science courses are designed to develop your scientific thinking, experimental skills and analysis and evaluation techniques.

Studying the Access to Science course, you will learn about biology, chemistry, physics and mathematics to help you develop key skills and methods within your target field. Students completing our science courses have often moved on to Higher Education degrees that they feel that our course have prepared them for.

With a Science qualification, you could be heading towards the role of a nurse, optician, diagnostic radiographer, teacher, biomedical scientist, aerospace engineer, marine biologist, dietitian, or other science based professional.

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What our students say

“The tutors are helpful and the class sizes are small which allows you to get extra support when needed.”

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Olaf Tadorowski Level 1 Media and Photography Former student at Saint Pius X Catholic High School

“I get to learn new skills that will help me get a job doing something I enjoy.”

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Alexei Johnson Level 2 Bricklaying, former student at Wingfield Academy

“I’m doing this for myself, to improve my skills and so I have better opportunities. To anyone who thinks they’re too old to study I would say: it’s never too late to chase your dreams.”

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