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Science Level 1 at The City of Liverpool College

Course description

The Level 1 GCSE Progression is a great way to start your career. It enables you to develop the skills and confidence to progress in college and into work. You will develop a wide range of skills in your chosen subject area as well as gaining qualifications in English, Maths and ICT.

The course offers you the opportunity to study a range of science subjects. If you didn't get the grades you wanted and are undecided which path to choose, then this course can open up the area of science for you and help your progress through the other levels of training offered within science. You will be assessed for your English and maths and work at the level that’s right for you.

The Level 1 GCSE Progression is a great way to start your career. It enables you to develop the skills and confidence to progress in college and into work. You will develop a wide range of skills in your chosen subject area as well as gaining qualifications in English, Maths and ICT.

The course offers you the opportunity to study a range of science subjects. If you didn't get the grades you wanted and are undecided which path to choose, then this course can open up the area of science for you and help your progress through the other levels of training offered within science. You will be assessed for your English and maths and work at the level that’s right for you.

Course content

Subjects you will study include:

• English

• Maths

• ICT

• Science

These can be studied alongside some GCSEs or used to prepare for GCSEs or vocational programmes. You will have a personal tutor and a weekly tutorial.

Entry requirements

You will need to have a minimum of 3 GCSEs at Grade E or a Pass at entry level. Equivalent qualifications will be considered.

Future opportunities

You could progress onto Level 2 courses like:

  • GCSEs
  • Level 2 Vocational programmes.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact The City of Liverpool College directly.

Last updated date: 26 September 2016

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    • The College's facility on Clarence Street nestles amongst the City's two famous university campuses - Liverpool John Moores and the University of Liverpool - placing the College at the heart of student life. The College's City6 provision is sited on this campus offering 16-18 year olds the widest choice of A-levels in the City.

      Students have easy access to transport hubs, learning resources and local attractions supporting their development as independent learners.

      City6 prepares students for higher education at the College or university or for routes into employment. Courses for 16-18s in Health and Care and Access to HE courses are also located at this centre.

      All students have access to well-resourced facilities including modern teaching rooms and laboratories kitted out with modern, industry-standard equipment.