Free teaching materials for AQA and OCR A2 Applied Science

Videos for Double Award Applied Science

Videos for Applied Science courses

The videos in the 4Science 'Scientists at work' pack are suitable for all Double Award Applied Science courses and BTEC First Certificates. 

GCSE Double Award Applied Science are offered by AQA and OCR. The video material supports: 

AQA Double Award Applied Science

  • Unit 1 Science in the workplace
  • Unit 3 Developing scientific skills
  • Unit 4 Using scientific skills for the benefit of society

OCR Double Award Applied Science

  • Unit 1 Developing scientific skills
  • Unit 3 Science at work

BTEC Applied Science

  • First Certificate in Applied Science

The videos

Longley Farm:

  • Testing milk and making yoghurt

Ferraris Respiratory Europe Ltd:

  • Testing an electronic baby alarm

Agrochemicals Research Laboratory:

  • Synthesising and testing a new weed killer

Human performance lab, Middlesex University: 

  • Baseline assessment of a climber

Whittington Hospital, Haringey:

  • Machines used to lift patients and medical equipment

Environmental Health in Haringey: 

  • Food sampling and analysis to protect consumers

The National Gallery:

  • Using scientific techniques to study paintings

The Environment Agency:

  • Investigating river pollution

National Physical Laboratory:

  • Measuring temperatures accurately

Rolls Royce:

  • Testing materials used in jet engines

See also









The Longley Farm video includes a scientist checking milk for bacterial contamination. Photo EBS Trust.