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Level 3 GCE A Level in General Studies A FTS at Chesterfield College

Course description

General Studies is an extra qualification you can attain in return for knowing what is going on in the world. The course includes quizzes, debates and political discussions. There will be a range of topics addressed such as crime and punishment; sport, media and the arts; genetic engineering; euthanasia; standards in education, and transport

Entry requirements

Ideally you will be achieving at least five GCSE subjects at grade C or above or at grade 5 or above (must include English and maths). General Studies is welcomed by many universities as an additional A-level. Having the qualification has often made a difference in those cases where students have just missed their expected grades in their other examinations.

Financial information

Yes - If it's your first full Level 3 and you're aged 19-23 your course is funded

Future opportunities

You will be able to progress to university level study or on to employment.

Further information

'• Where costs are quoted in this document they are correct at the time of publication, but may be changed• Timetables are given as an indication only, these may vary• Weeks shown are the maximum number expected• The formation of a class is conditional

How to apply

You can apply for this course through UCAS Progress. Add this course to your favourites so you can start making an application.

Last updated date: 05 May 2017

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