Find out more about the courses and levels offered at City and Islington College
This course offers a mixture of hands-on work, industry visits and study in the theory of medical science. It will allow you to progress to a wide range of advanced degrees, particularly in the sciences and medicine. You will also study the history of science and the theory of science, with special reference to medicine and medical research.
This course consists of two separate qualifications. In your first year of study, you will work towards the Level 3 90-Credit Diploma. Following successful completion of this qualification, you will be able to progress to the Extended Diploma. Our Extended Diplomas offer equivalent UCAS points to studying 3 A Levels.
Topics covered can include:
If you will be aged 16, 17 or 18 on 31 August in the year you begin your course, and have been resident in the UK/EU/EEA for the past 3 years, it will be free. Some courses will have other costs associated, such as for materials and trips. Many of our students are eligible for financial support when studying at college – please click here for more information.
This course will help you to move on to higher level courses, such as a Bachelor of Science, or to pursue employment in the science industry.