NC (SCQF Level 6)


  • Science

Why take this course?

The course will give you an understanding of modern developments in biotechnology providing a thorough grounding for progression to HND in Industrial Biotechnology, or alternatively to HNC/D Applied Science.

You will undertake a range of practical investigations including,  for example, blood typing, fingerprint analysis, biofuel production by yeast and microbial fuel cells.

What you will experience

  • Application of science
  • Forensics science investigations
  • Biotechnology Chemistry
  • Biology
  • Human biology
  • Maths