Extended Project Level 3 Blocks C & D at Homewood School and Sixth Form Centre
The Extended Project is suitable for students who are independent
and self-motivated learners as this course requires them to direct
and manage their own project and deadlines. It is essential that the
students have a passion for the topic that they decide to base their
This course can take the form of a variety of different final pieces;
students may produce an artefact, dissertation, investigation or
performance. For further information on these different formats,
please contact Mr. Ridgway or access the Extended Project on
the Pearson website at: http://qualifications.pearson.com/en/
The course helps develop independent research, extended writing
and project management skills and teaches transferable skills
for education or the workplace. Students gain exactly half the A
Level value for UCAS points on the new tariff scale, making the
qualification more valuable than a new AS Level. The Extended
Project is a very popular qualification with universities.
A grade 4 or higher at GCSE English and three other options being taken alongside the Extended Project
The project is ideal for students who are intending to apply for higher education as it offers students the opportunity to enhance many skills that universities are looking for. These skills include: research skills, independence, organisation, self-motivation, essay writing skills, performing skills and creativity. Many of these attributes also apply to a vast range of job opportunities in the wider world.
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.