Welcome to Applied Science

This site features free teaching and learning resources for teaching AQA and OCR A2 Applied Science. Applied Science is different from conventional academic science courses, and our teaching resources have been developed with this in mind.

Our resources have been designed to support teaching that is techniques-led and mimics authentic and contemporary workplace practice. Our aim is to build on and clarify the guidance given by the Awarding Bodies rather than provide full coverage of all units. 

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  • In 2008 nearly 110,000 students, some 15% of the age cohort, gained a GCSE or equivalent qualification in Applied Science. Five years earlier the number was less than 20,000. This substantial rise has received little public or policy attention...

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