A Level and GCSE News
Students asked for views on Welsh broadcasting
Students from Gower College Swansea recently enjoyed a lively discussion with members of the House of Commons Welsh Affairs Committee.
The Gorseinon Campus hosted the roundtable meeting between learners and Geraint Davies, Labour MP for Swansea West; Stephen Crabb, Conservative MP for Preseli Pembrokeshire; and Ben Lake, Plaid Cymru MP for Ceredigion.
Lord Chief Justice offers local learners a chance to hear from judges
The most senior judge in England and Wales today visited Gower College Swansea. He was there to give the students the chance to hear about the work of judges, the justice system and the rule of law.
Lord Burnett of Maldon, the Lord Chief Justice of England & Wales visited the College as part of the school’s engagement programme that judges are involved in across the country.
Gower College Swansea learner wins Inspire! Adult Learning Award
Gower College Swansea ESOL (English for Speakers of Other Languages) and GCSE learner, Hisham Saeed, has won the Different Past - Shared Futures Award at the Inspire! Adult Learning Awards.
Students talk politics with The Lord Aberdare
Students from Gower College Swansea recently had the opportunity to meet The Lord Aberdare – Alastair John Lyndhurst Bruce – when he visited the Gorseinon Campus as part of the Learn with the Lords programme.
Students inspired to aim for top universities
Hundreds of young learners were recently invited to attend the launch of the Swansea Seren Hub for 2022/23, where they were able to find out more about the skills needed to apply to the UK’s top universities.
Music students perform at Mumbles festival
A Level Music students from Gower College Swansea took to the stage as part of the recent Mumbles Festival of Music and the Arts.
Students celebrate results success
Students at Gower College Swansea are celebrating a fantastic set of A Level and vocational Level 3 results.
The overall A Level pass rate this year is 99%, with 1220 separate exam entries. Of these passes, 42% are at grades A*-A, 70% are at A*-B and 87% are at A*-C.
Information about summer results 2022
Published results dates for 2022 are:
Thursday 18 August for A/AS and Level 3 programmes from WJEC, BTEC, UAL
Thursday 25 August for GCSE and Level 1/2 programmes from WJEC, BTEC, UAL
College put me on a path to helping save lives with data
A love of data is helping one Gower College Swansea alumni to play an integral role within the NHS, after her college supported her to pursue a dream apprenticeship despite the challenges brought by the pandemic.
English students head for Hay
Five A Level English students from Gower College Swansea have been offered the experience of a lifetime – to intern at the upcoming Hay Festival.