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Core GCSE at UTC Bolton

Course description

UTC Bolton is a new school for 14 – 19 year olds opening on the University of Bolton campus in September 2015.

We offer courses which specialize in science, technology, engineering and maths with a specific focus on health sciences and engineering technologies

The University of Bolton is working with local health science and engineering technology businesses to design courses which will connect the best in classroom learning with real world challenges.

We aim to connect the best in classroom learning with real world challenges provided by our employer partners so that you can see how what you learn is useful and exciting, achieve better results go on to University and get a good job 

Course content

Choose 6 GCSEs from the following:
English Language
English Literature
And options from: 
Computer Science
Design and Technology 
Modern Foreign Language

Entry requirements

There are no formal entry requirements for this programme.


A combination of coursework and exams

Financial information


Students will be expected to purchase text books and associated course material

Future opportunities


Students will be able to progress to Year 12 and on to University, Higher Apprenticeships and / or Employment 

Further information

To find out more visit our website or come to an Open Day:

Wednesday 22 October 2014       5pm – 8pm

Saturday 22 November 2014      10am  - 1pm

Wednesday 10 December 2014    5pm – 8pm

Saturday 24 January 2015          10am – 1 p

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact UTC Bolton directly.

Last updated date: 20 October 2014
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Key information

  • Start date: Next September
  • Duration: 2 years
  • Course code: UTC 1401
  • Web url:
  • Number of planned places: 120

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