Science

Pathways

Pathways are made up of courses focussed on future careers or further education opportunities

A Science qualification can open the door to a career in one of the many areas of biology, physics or chemistry.

Tutors are specialists in a wide variety of scientific areas including biomedical science, biological science, analytical chemistry, forensics and pharmaceuticals.

We have excellent links with local organisations to incorporate real-life situations into your studies. Students spend their time studying in laboratories, including specialist facilities at Discovery Park, a hub for scientific companies.

Careers
  • Forensic Scientist
  • Microbiologist
  • Pharmacologist
  • Analytical Chemist
  • Research Scientist
Science Specialists

Tutors are specialists in a wide variety of scientific areas including biomedical science, biological science, analytical chemistry, forensics and pharmaceuticals.

Career Prospects

This pathway could lead to many career opportunities

Example

Biological scientists and biochemists

Annual pay
£23,920

The workforce is projected to expand by 8% over the period to 2024, adding 7,986 jobs. In the same period, 24% of the workforce is projected to retire, creating 25,262 job openings.

Role description

Biological scientists and biochemists examine and investigate the morphology, structure, chemistry and physical characteristics of living organisms, including their inter-relationships, environments and diseases.

What's next?

Step 1 Apply

Once you apply, you will have an interview to discuss your chosen pathway

Step 2 Interview

At your interview, the tutor will discuss the entry requirements for each level and course. This is also your opportunity to make sure that this pathway meets your goals and ambitions.

Courses at Canterbury College

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New Dover Road
Canterbury, Kent
CT1 3AJ

Telephone:
01227 811111