Science and Psychology

If you’re keen to progress in a career in Science, take advantage of Wirral Met's brand new industry-standard laboratories and instrumentation rooms at the Twelve Quays Campus.

Our brand new Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) Centre opened in September 2016and students studying on Science courses will have access to this facility. The centre is complete with the latest tenchnology and newly refurbished laboratories. For careers in Chemistrey, Forensic or Medical Science, we have a wide range of university level qualifications, helping you to progress up the career ladder and gain promotion to more senior roles.

Course Level Code
Applied Chemistry BSc (Hons) Top-up level 6 6 S234
BSc (Hons) Psychology (2 + 2) H J007
BTEC Higher National Certificate (HNC) Applied Biology (Part-time) H S004
BTEC Higher National Certificate (HNC) Applied Chemistry (2 Year) (Part-time) H S005
BTEC Higher National Diploma (HND) Applied Chemistry (HNC 1 Year Conversion) (Part-time) H S010
BTEC Higher National Diploma (HND) Applied Chemistry (HNC 2 Year Conversion) (Part-time) H S156
Foundation Degree Chemistry (Part-time) H S153
Foundation Degree in Chemistry H S154


Psychology Degree validated by University of Liverpool


Science Foundation Degrees validated by University of Central Lancashire

HNCs and HNDs validated by Pearson

Career Opportunities

These courses equip students with the skills and knowledge to progress into occupations across this industry.

Career Coach can help you find your ideal career, by providing you with current information about wages, employment prospects and the number of job postings across the local area.

Click here to take advantage of this online careers tool

Where are they now?

Zoe Chapman

Zoe studied Access to Higher Education in Medical Science at Wirral Met. She progressed on to the university of Liverpool to study Biochemistry.  Zoe went on to work for MerseySTEM as a project manager and is now working at Wirral Met teaching Science.

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