Advance into Further Education

Course Overview

This one year course is for anyone between the ages of 16 – 19 who is unsure of which career pathway they would like to follow. This course offers an opportunity to try a range of different subjects. which may include:*

  • Developing counselling skills
  • Career progression routes
  • Scientific investigation
  • Career planning
  • Marketing
  • Human body systems
  • Social psychology
  • Welsh in a bilingual society

*subject to change


Entry Requirements

Four GCSEs at grade D or above or a Level 1 Merit or above. Learners who have not achieved a C in English or Maths will be expected to re-sit one of these subjects alongside their main course of study. This is a mandatory expectation.

Course Delivery

This course is classroom based and is assessed on a continuous basis via assignments. There are no exams. Failure to attend regularly will seriously jeopardise the student's ability to complete the full qualification.

Progression Opportunities

Level 3 courses / Employment, with support and guidance from the Better Jobs, Better Futures team / Apprenticeships

Additional Information

Human Body Systems Interactive Science paperback = £9.99
Social Psychology textbook by David Myers = £15
Trips = £100

Course deliverable in Welsh: