Medical Science (AAQ) | Pearson qualifications

BTEC Nationals Medical Science (AAQ)

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Medical Science: Specification
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Can be studied as a one-year full-time course or a full two-year programme. Supports progression to HE.

Qualification Summary

Title: Pearson Level 3 Alternative Academic Qualification BTEC National in Medical Science (Extended Certificate)
Qualification number: 610/3958/5
Guided learning hours: 360
First teaching: September 2025
First external assessment: 2026
Performance tables: TBA
Total qualification time: 500
Eligible for funding (England): 16-19; 19+ loan; 19-23 entitlement
Review date:  31st July 2030

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