Extended Project Qualification (EPQ) at Dorset Studio School
The school will offer both academic and vocational qualifications which will enable students to progress in a variety of directions Post-16. Academic excellence is important; students will be expected to work hard and long to achieve their goals. Dorset Studio School will deliver this curriculum in a different way for those students that want something different and for those students that want to work in a mature and business-like environment.
Can be studied after any of the Technical Baccalaureate professional level 3 qualifications.• Environment Conservation and Tourism Professional• Farming Professional• Equine Professional• Veterinary Professional• Rural Craft Professional
Each professional pathway is enhanced by extensive work based application and industry specific placements. The Extended Project will be graded within this industrial context.
What are the advantages of a student going to a Studio School?It allows a student to study a subject they are interested in which is taught in industry standard facilities by teachers with real life practical experience. By 16, their skills are far in advance of those students in a standard comprehensive school and they have more enthusiastic engagement with their academic studies, which leads to greater achievement in this area.
How to apply
If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Dorset Studio School directly.