Environmental Science Level 3
WJEC is pleased to announce the development of two exciting new level 3 qualifications in Environmental Science. These qualifications will be available for first teaching in England and Wales from September 2015:
- Level 3 Diploma in Environmental Science QAN 601/4550/X
- Level 3 Extended Diploma in Environmental Science QAN 601/4551/1
The Diploma requires 360 guided learning hours of teaching (equivalent to one GCE A level) while the Extended Diploma requires 720 guided learning hours (equivalent to two GCE A level). Both qualifications will be included in the summer 2017 performance tables (England) and attract UCAS points.
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Environmental Science Level 3 Diploma Specification
Environmental Science Level 3 Extended Diploma Specification
Environmental Science Level 3 Diploma Specimen Assessment Materials
Environmental Science Level 3 Extended Diploma Specimen Assessment Materials
Environmental Science Level 3 Controlled Assessment Material
Environmental Science Level 3 Resources
Statement of purpose
The following Universities have submitted letters of support which confirm they agreed to accept this qualification within a learner's portfolio for entry onto Environmental Science and/or other related courses.
Letters of support
Continuing Professional Development
We are holding a series of CPD courses from the autumn term to support teachers delivering Level 3 Environmental Science. Book your place by clicking the course link below:
WJEC is pleased to announce that both the Level 3 Diploma in Environmental Science and Level 3 Extended Diploma in Environmental Science will be included in the 2018 performance tables (England) in the applied general category.
For further information, please contact:
Llinos Wood - Subject Officer
Telephone: 029 2026 5384
Sarah Price - Subject Support Officer
Telephone: 029 2026 5103