About this course
Higher National qualifications develop practical skills alongside specialist knowledge and understanding. This qualification has been well respected and recognised by employers for many years. The Higher National Certificate (HNC) is broadly the first year of the Higher National Diploma (HND), but as a qualification in its own right it is often studied by employed students on a part time basis.
The BTEC Higher National in Applied Biology has been developed to focus on equipping you with the knowledge, understanding and skills needed to succeed in employment in biologically-based industries. This course will enable you to progress to an undergraduate degree or further professional qualifications in applied biology or related areas. This course provides specialist studies in biological science units enabling you to access to related industries while developing you r skills and knowledge.