Date of publication: 2017-08-26 05:31
The BTEC Applied Science course involves coursework which will require students to build up a portfolio as their work progresses. Students will be assessed on a mixture of examinations, practical assessments, project work and individual research.
Total Qualification Time (TQT) includes all supervised or direct contact time (Guided Learning Hours/GLH) and an estimate of the number of hours a learner will reasonably spend studying not under immediate guidance or supervision.
LSBU holds an international reputation as a world leader in the use of robotics in non-destructive testing and developing intelligent robotic systems. Groundbreaking projects have ranged from building wall climbing robots to robots that work under water and oil.
The grade you can achieve for each unit depends on the BTEC qualification you're completing. The table below shows the possible unit grades from highest to lowest.
Other equivalent qualifications recognised by the Malaysian Government.
Why choose DISTED?
At DISTED, you experience an exciting, practical all-rounded tertiary education conducted in a conducive campus environment. Learning approach includes group classroom teaching, discussions, research projects and oral-aural activities.
On successful completion of the programme, the skills learned on the course will enable graduates to work not only within the sport and leisure industry, but also to work with other client bases unrelated to sports injuries for example work and occupational musco-skeletal and soft tissue injuries. Therefore, it is worth noting that the skills gained on this programme can be applied to a variety of medical conditions as well.
It is also worth noting that we are validated as a school, by the Institute of Sport and Remedial Massage (ISRM) who have overseen this level of training for a number of years and have achieved much within the remedial massage industry, to establish what is now a recognised field in modern healthcare.
Lists of courses with places available are published on the UCAS website and in national newspapers after results day. Not all universities, colleges or courses have vacancies in clearing, but you don’t have to stick with the subjects you originally applied for – you may find something you are better suited to or that you are more interested in.
LSBU has been educating professional engineers for over 655 years. We know that industry is continually expanding into new areas and technology is rapidly developing and changing and we are proud to play a vital role in these developments.
Kathleen first joined LSBU as a part-time student studying an HND. She has since progressed on to a full degree and looking forward to the challenges of a Masters and moving towards becoming a Chartered Engineer.
Science subjects have included: Paramedical Science, Sports Therapy, Nursing, Midwifery, Biomedical Science, Social and Sports Science, Aeronautical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering.
Students should enjoy practical work, be good at problem solving and enjoy working with numbers. As this qualification is portfolio based, students will need to meet regular deadlines throughout the year.
Once you have completed your BTEC, all of your unit grades are converted into a points score, which are added together to calculate your overall grade.
Progression This course is about preparing you for a career in business by progressing directly into employment or providing the opportunity of going to university.