English Language and Literature

English Language and Literature Course Aims This course provides opportunities for learners to use linguistic and literary approaches in their reading and interpretation of texts, both traditional fiction and a range of non-fiction and spoken data. You’ll also analyse transcripts and a wide range of written material, showing how the two disciplines can relate to …

Classical Civilisation

Classical Civilisation Course Aims Classical Civilisation studies the culture and history of the classical world. By this we mean the ancient Greeks and Romans who have a rich and exciting history. You will study the broad scope of the history of the classical world. You’ll also study the art, such as the world of ancient …

Criminology (Applied)

Criminology (Applied) Course aims Criminology is the scientific study of crime, criminals and the criminal justice system. An understanding of criminology is relevant to many job roles within the criminal justice system and social and probation work. It also has relevance for those students seeking to progress into higher education in subjects such as sociology …

Textile Design

Textile Design Course aims This course provides you with a broad range of textile and fashion skills, techniques and processes. You will be introduced to a variety of traditional and contemporary artists and designers to contextualise your studies, developing personal ideas for textile-based outcomes, including fashion design, costume design, interior design, fine art or craft …

Sociology

Sociology Course aims To develop your theoretical understanding of sociological issues and research methods used by sociologists to gather information on human behaviour (e.g. educational achievement, religious beliefs, political ideology). Entry requirements You will require a grade 6 or higher in English language and a grade 6 in a humanities subject. Course content Year One …

Design and Technology: Product Design

Design and Technology: Product Design Course aims The specification has been designed to encourage candidates to take a broad view of design and technology, to develop their capacity to design and make products and to appreciate the complex relations between design, materials, manufacture and marketing. Entry requirements You will require a grade 6 in mathematics …