T Level Foundation Year Science

Level 1 Diploma

Course Location


Trafford College


Stretford Campus

Further Details


College 16-18


Science & Pharmacy

Course Start Date

Monday 2nd September 2024

Course Duration

Full-time, 1 Year

Course Time

09:00 - 16:30

Course Fee

£ 0.00
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Course Overview

Unlock Your Potential with Our Foundation Year in Science
Are you passionate about science but need a boost to reach your goals? Our Level 2 Science T-Level Foundation Year is designed to help you build a strong foundation in science and prepare you for advanced study and career opportunities. This program is perfect for learners who are eager to enhance their scientific knowledge and skills while also gaining valuable work experience.

Why Choose Our Foundation Year?
Tailored Support: Our experienced tutors are dedicated to helping you succeed. With personalised guidance and support, you can overcome any academic challenges and achieve your goals.

Hands-On Learning: Our state-of-the-art laboratories and facilities provide the perfect environment for practical, hands-on learning. You’ll be able to conduct experiments and engage in scientific investigations that bring theory to life.

Career Preparation: The combination of academic study and practical experience ensures you are well-prepared for further education or entry-level positions in the science sector. This foundation year is an excellent stepping stone to T-Level qualifications and beyond.

Flexible Learning Pathways: Whether you aim to progress to higher education or enter the workforce, our program offers flexible pathways to suit your ambitions. You’ll be equipped with the knowledge and skills to pursue a variety of scientific careers.

Your future in science starts here!

Course Requirements

Grade 3 in English, maths and sciences

What you will Learn

Dive into the world of science with the AQA Science Trilogy GCSE. This course covers Biology, Chemistry, and Physics, providing you with a solid understanding of the fundamental concepts and principles that underpin the scientific world.

Gain practical experience through our structured work experience program. You’ll have the opportunity to apply your learning in real-world settings, enhancing your understanding of scientific concepts and their applications.

Learn about the technical standards that govern scientific work. This includes safety protocols, accurate measurement and data recording, and ethical considerations in scientific research.


GCSE science is assessed with exams and the other components vary.


T Level Science (Laboratory Technician)

Career Options

Employment or apprenticeships.

Mandatory Units

GCSE Combined science
Work experience placement
Employability skills

Contact Details

For further information please contact T: 0161 886 7070 or E: info@trafford.ac.uk

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Although every care has been taken to ensure that the information contained within this document is accurate, there may be changes to this programme and provision. We will endeavour to keep prospective and current students updated where appropriate and when the information becomes available.
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