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16-18 Courses

  • Creative Media Production BTEC

    The Creative Media Practice qualification equips students with professional skills to work in the media and creative industries. The course is 100% practical and all work is assessed internally by the course teachers. Students will have the opportunity to progress to university study or apprenticeships in the creative sector. Students... Read More

  • Criminology

    This course is an investigation into crime, criminality and the criminal justice system. The course assumes no prior knowledge of the subject and will appeal to anyone who is interested in understanding and explaining criminal behaviour. Students who have a keen interest in the psychology and sociology of crime will... Read More

  • Drama and Theatre

    Drama and Theatre is a practical, engaging and creative specification. It will provide opportunities to examine drama and the work of others, to explore a range of plays, and to create drama performances. The main purpose of the qualification is to allow students to study drama and theatre in a... Read More

  • Economics

    Economics is concerned with the activities of different groups such as consumers, businesses and governments. It examines issues which are increasingly dealt with in the media such as debt, recession, unemployment, inflation, exchange rates, taxation, prices, the euro and much more. Economics is relevant to the real world and is... Read More

  • English Language

    The course covers topics such as how we acquire it from birth, how it varies according to factors like accent, gender, ethnicity and how and why English has become a global language. If you are interested in why people talk and write like they do, or are curious about the... Read More

  • English Language and Literature

    If you enjoy reading and discussing literature but also have an interest in linguistic approaches to language, you will enjoy this course. English Language and Literature is a two year linear course that allows you to engage with all three literary genres (poetry, prose and drama) but also allows you... Read More

  • English Language GCSE

    We offer a highly supportive and well-resourced one year course which is suitable for those students who have previously gained a Grade 3 in GCSE English Language and who would like to achieve grade 4 or higher in this subject. Our one year course is an intensive programme designed to... Read More

  • English Literature

    If you enjoy reading and discussing literature, you will enjoy this course. You will gain a detailed understanding of a broad range of poetry, prose and drama, while developing different critical approaches which can be used in reading and analysis. It is therefore essential that you are prepared to read... Read More

  • Environmental Science

    This course provides an ideal base for employment, for example, ecology and wildlife conservation, land management, town planning, architecture, forestry, geology or climatology. Students could work for a charity like Greenpeace or work for a Wildlife Trust. There are also opportunities in environmental management and the growth industry of environmental... Read More

  • Extended Project

    The Extended Project is a Level 3 qualification introduced in September 2008. It allows students to expand on a particular area of their study that they find interesting. The project is started in February of L6 and completed in January of U6. Our Triple A students are actively encouraged to... Read More

  • Film Studies

    The WJEC Eduqas specification is designed to introduce A level learners to a wide variety of films in order to broaden their knowledge and understanding of film and the range of responses films can generate. This specification therefore offers opportunities to study mainstream and independent American and British films from... Read More

  • Financial Studies – Level 3 Certificate

    If learning what a mortgage is or how a credit card works is of interest, or if students are considering a career in Banking or the financial services industry then this is the course for you! You will adopt the role of financial advisor, analysing a person’s situation and suggesting... Read More