This course is perfect if you’re aged 16-18 and want to improve your GCSE results in order to progress onto A Levels or another Level 3 course.
You can expect to study for your GCSEs in a supportive and friendly learning environment. You will select 5 GCSE subjects, which must include English and Maths, if you haven’t already achieved a minimum grade C in these subjects. You will receive support and guidance throughout your GCSE study to ensure you achieve the grades that you want and need.
You’ll study the 5 GCSE subjects over one year so good attendance in all subject areas is a must if you’re going to keep up and succeed at the end.
The following subjects are available at GCSE level:
- English Language
25 Stoney Street
Start: 9th September 2019
Course code: C000454 / Q000709
You’ll need 4 GCSEs at grade 9–3/A*–D including English Language and Maths - one of either English Language or Maths needs to be grade 9–4/A*–C.
Functional Skills Level 1 can be used as equivalent to GCSE grade 3/D and Functional Skills Level 2 can be used as equivalent to GCSE grade 4/C.
You’ll also need experience of the subjects you’ve chosen, which we’ll assess before you start to make sure you are able to study well at this level.
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Assessment is dependent on the GCSE studied and will either be all exams or a mixture of exams and coursework. This will be discussed with you at your interview.
Choose to follow with further study on an A Level programme or another Level 3 vocational course within College. You can also progress onto a Level 2 or 3 apprenticeship.