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T Level in Science

Develop your aptitude for science - our T Level qualification is equivalent to THREE A-Levels!


Open up a world of new possibilities

Our T Level in Science course focuses on laboratory science and includes the following course content:

  • Foundation knowledge of biology, chemistry and physics
  • Scientific methodology
  • Experimental techniques
  • Health and safety
  • Ethics
  • Data analysis


Why choose Lakes?

We have a wide range of facilities and equipment to engage learners in real-world practical learning including:

  • Modern, well-equipped laboratories designed to provide the perfect environment to hone your skills for the workplace
  • Professional and supportive learning environment
  • Lecturers who are highly qualified and experienced in their subject field
  • Our state-of-the-art National College for Nuclear northern hub

What is a T Level?

What is a T Level?

  • • A new alternative option

    A two-year qualification that you can do after GCSEs as an alternative to A levels, other post-16 courses or an apprenticeship

  • • Equivalent to THREE A levels

    Your T Level will be worth UCAS points and recognised by universities and other education providers

  • • Gain on-the-job experience

    You’ll spend 20 per cent of your time on a 45-day placement with an employer to give you the skills and knowledge companies look for

Additional information

You will need to have at least five GCSEs at Grade 4 or above including English, maths and science (or equivalent).

Applicants must also successfully complete a mandatory assessment day.

After completing a T Level you could go on to a degree or higher/degree apprenticeship which includes studying for a degree alongside a full-time job in industrial, health or research-based laboratories or have the skills to enter full-time employment.

This could be with Lakes College based on the existing (and growing) offer, or to another provider.

Apply now

Apply now

You can apply to our course directly via our website.