T Level Technical Qualification in Science Level 3 – Laboratory Sciences

Full Time

About the course

T Levels are brand new courses developed in collaboration with employers and businesses so that the content meets the needs of industry and prepares you for work. For those interested in developing a career in a science laboratory environment, this course will allow you to develop the core knowledge and skills required. Your understanding will be assessed through an examination and core skills through a practical employer-set project. In addition to this, maths, English and general digital skills will be integrated within the qualification in occupationally relevant contexts.

The specialist pathway is ‘Laboratory Sciences’. You will complete a placement in a relevant business organisation in order to relate theory to practice.

Entry requirements

Five GCSEs at grade 4 or above, including Maths and English Language. In addition you will be required to have at least 55 in Combined Science or 3 grade 4’s in each single Science GCSE.

Where next?

This qualification will provide you with the knowledge, skills and behaviours needed to progress into skilled employment or higher level technical training or study in the Science sector. You could progress on to a Science Degree Programme.

Work experience and employability

You will complete practical experience in placement settings across the 2 year programme. This will allow you to apply theory to real-world practice.

What additional resources will I need?

You will require stationary and a Memory Stick and a willingness to travel and work both on the Queens Drive campus and in Laboratory settings.

Fees information

Please contact our Finance Team if you have any questions on fees.


For queries about the course, please contact: marijke.vangraan@newcollege.ac.uk

For general enquiries, please contact: enrolment@newcollege.ac.uk