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English, Maths and ICT Access to Further Education at Newcastle College

Course description

A tailor-made full time programme which enable you to develop your core subjects of English, Maths and ICT whilst gaining experience in a vocational subject such as Art, Care, Retail, Construction, Sports and ICT.

These programmes run at entry level and level 1 to give you the chance to study at a pace that is right for you so you can achieve your best!

Course content

Mandatory units include:

  • English
  • Maths
  • Employability
  • Personal Social Development

Optional vocational unit

Enrichment and tutorial programme options may include:

  • Sport 
  • Art and Design 
  • ICT (ITQ)
  • Science
  • Retail
  • Motor Vehicle
  • Care
  • Construction
  • Business

Entry requirements

No specific qualifications or previous experience needed.

Entry onto course will depend upon initial assessment and interview with a member of the teaching team.


End tests and in-course assessments depending on the subject area.

Future opportunities

GCSE Access Programme Level 2 Vocational courses

This programme is to give you the chance to move up your "study ladder" so that you are able to progress onto a level 2 course which will help you to start in the right direction for your chosen career.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Newcastle College directly.

Last updated date: 18 April 2016
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