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What is a School-College Course?

As part of your school timetable in S4, S5 and S6 you can choose to study a college course. 

 

WHAT ARE THE BENEFITS?

Studying at college will enable you to gain additional skills and experiences that will help to prepare you for future studies and/or a career.

Other benefits include:

  • Choose from subjects not available at school
  • Get an insight into the course and career opportunities
  • Meet students from other schools with the same interests as you
  • Expand your social life
  • Learn in an adult environment 
  • Access to gym facilities (over 16s)
  • Use of College restaurants and Salon
  • Help is available for full-time college applications
  • You get a Student Card (store discounts)

 

What can I do with a College qualification?

Gaining a college level qualification while you are still at school looks good on your applications for college, university, a modern apprenticeship, or a job. The qualification will help you demonstrate your skills and knowledge in a specific subject area, making you a more desirable candidate. You may also be able to progress to a higher level qualification at college, giving you a head start when you have left school.

 

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