Applied Human Biology (Extended Certificate)

Level 3 Extended Certificate


Course Overview

A broad basis of study for the health science sector. 

This qualification is equivalent in size to 1 A level and it has been designed as one third of a typical study programme, normally alongside A levels or other applied general qualifications at level 3.


58% External Assessment 

42% Internal Assessment 

Duration: 2 years
Entry requirements:

Standard entry requirements and grade 4 maths, plus grade 5 in Biology or 55 in Core Science & Additional Science  

Exam board: Pearson Edexcel

£30 for textbooks and practice exam papers 

Programme leader:

John Lagden

Course structure

Enhancing your studies

Can't decide?

If you're having trouble deciding what course to do, try comparing some of the key information by adding your chosen courses to the comparison tool.

The next step

Share Contact us Request prospectus APPLY NOW


ESF logo
National Centre for Diversity Top  100 2016
ESFA logo
Ofsted Good Logo