• gcse programme 01
  • gcse programme 02
  • gcse programme 03
  • gcse programme 04

Overview

This course allows you to study for a range of GCSE level qualifications in one academic year. This would suit learners who need GCSEs in order to progress onto the next level of study but have not yet achieved the required grades.

Course description

We have a range of different pathways to follow depending on your career choices. All programmes include GCSE English and maths.

  • Science pathway - ideal for students who wish to study science at A Level
  • Creative pathway - for those seeking a career in the creative industries and wanting to gain qualifications for entry to Level 3
  • Mixed pathway - for those who are unsure, but wish to gain a good foundation for further study

Please note if you are interested in a particular vocational area, for example: Beauty, Games Design, Construction or Travel and Tourism, these courses offer English and maths GCSE alongside as standard. Please look at our Level 1 courses for more information.

Due to the current COVID-19 situation and with health and safety of our students as a priority, we have redesigned this course to include a mixture of classroom-based and online learning.

What areas will I study?

On this course you will study the 5 key subjects at GCSE level. This will give you the opportunity to develop your knowledge and skills. You will also have the opportunity to take part in field trips relevant to your study and participate in enrichment opportunities. All elements of this course are mandatory.

You must be willing to study all 5 subjects, if you already have a C / Grade 4 in one of the subjects we will help you to choose another option.

All pathways include GCSE English and maths: Science pathway A - Combined Science & Citizenship Science pathway B - Biology, Statistics and Citizenship *Creative pathway C - Media, Business & Citizenship

Students should choose the pathway which they wish to follow before enrolment.

Course options

Age range Start Fees Duration Further Information
16-18 6 September 2021 Duration: 9 Months - 9 Months Any course under level 4 for 16-18 year olds is likely to be free.
19-23 6 September 2021 Duration: 9 Months £1500.00 9 Months In many cases courses fees are reduced or even free, please note this depends on your circumstances, for example if you claim JSA, you may be eligible for your fees to be reduced. Please speak to a member of staff for more details.
24+ 6 September 2021 Duration: 9 Months Please contact the college for fee information 9 Months In many cases courses fees are reduced or even free, please note this depends on your circumstances, for example if you claim JSA, you may be eligible for your fees to be reduced. Please speak to a member of staff for more details.