Degree Module: Laboratory Skills for Science Industries and Quality Health and Safety in Science Industries


Students complete laboratory skills


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You will study:

  • Laboratory Skills for Science Industries
  • Quality Health and Safety Systems in Science Industries

These modules are designed to provide you with the opportunity to learn and develop competency in the skills most commonly used in laboratories. You will gain practical experience in measuring and weighing quantities as well as basic laboratory skills relevant to your course of study.



Level SCQF 7

Delivery Face-to-Face | Friday, 9am to 1pm


Location Inverness Campus

Duration 1 Year


Course content...

  • Apply key aspects of health and safety procedures in relation to science practical experiments;
  • Perform practical experiments related to science;
  • Demonstrate skills in interpretation of scientific information;
    Demonstrate skills in scientific communication.

What next...

Maintaining health and safety in a laboratory environment is integral to the module, which will provide the necessary practical and communication skills to enable progression to further study at HND level or to seek employment in science based industries.


Entry requirements

Students should have one relevant A-C pass at Higher level.