Sixth Form

The college offers a range of academic, applied and vocational subjects at A level or equivalent, to provide a challenging curriculum that meets the needs and aspirations of all students entering Sixth Form.

 

We offer A level or equivalent courses in:

  • Business Studies
  • Travel and Tourism
  • Applied Science
  • Sport
  • Public Services
  • Health and Social Care
  • ICT and Digital Technology

 

Additional subjects offered in collaboration with other providers throughout the North Down Area Learning Community

  • Art
  • Biology
  • Chemistry
  • Computing
  • Drama
  • Economics
  • English Literature
  • Engineering
  • French
  • Geography
  • German
  • History
  • Home Economics
  • Mathematics
  • Moving Image Arts
  • Physics
  • Politics
  • Religious Education
  • Software Engineering
  • Spanish
  • Technology

Other courses may become available with a final list being published on our college website in Spring.

Enrichment Opportunities in the Sixth Form

The academic curriculum of Sixth Form is supported by a number of other opportunities for students to develop key skills as well and support younger pupils.  These opportunities include:

  • Induction day for new Year 13 students
  • Careers guidance programme to include guidance on UCAS entry
  • University visits
  • Partnership Programmes with Invest NI to develop knowledge of the world commerce
  • Access to the fitness suite
  • Team building programmes
  • Personal and social development programme
  • Guest speakers
  • Study skills training
  • Year 8 class mentor responsibilities
  • Bus buddy responsibilities
  • Classroom support for Year 8
  • Classroom support for pupils with ASD
  • Access to ICT and Library facilities during non-contact periods
  • Study for GCSE English and Mathematics resits
  • Work Experience placement in Year 13
  • Fully refurbished study and recreational facility
  • All pupils are provided with iPad Air to enhance study in class and at home
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