Introduction to AS Level / Level 3 Programmes (Full-Time)

Course Overview

The Introduction to AS Level / Level 3 Programmes will run from September until June and is designed to prepare you for AS Level study or Level 3 courses. It is an academic course that will enable you to build upon your GCSE profile if you currently haven’t met the entry requirements required for AS/Level 3 programmes or need to improve upon some of your GCSE profile.

This is located in the Sixth Form Academy (SFA).

  • Entry Requirements

    A minimum of 1 C Grade and 3 D Grades at GCSE to include Maths/ English and Science or recent knowledge of working within these disciplines.

  • Career Prospects

    Upon successful completion of this programme, you will gain five GCSEs, which will contribute to the minimum requirement of 6 GCSEs needed for progression onto an AS/level 3 programme of study.

  • Course Modules

    A suite of GCSEs to be studied - including a choice of English, Maths, Biology, Computer Science, Sociology and Religious Studies (a min of 5 subjects must be studied)

    Total study time is approximately 2.5 hours per GCSE plus 2 hours tutorial, totalling 14.5 hours.

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Neath College

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