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Extended Project Qualification at The Whitehaven Academy

Course description

The extended project requires you to undertake a self-directed and selfmotivated project. You will need to choose a topic, then plan, research, develop your idea and decide on your finished product, facilitating creativity and curiosity.

Your project topic may be directly related to your main study programme. An Extended Project Qualification gives you additional UCAS points, which could improve your university application.


The EPQ requires you to complete a large body of work in which you must:

  • Plan, research and carry out your project
  • Keep a production log of all stages of the project production, reviewing and evaluating their progress
  • Complete the project product
  • Prepare and deliver a presentation
  • Review the outcome of their project and presentation

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact The Whitehaven Academy directly.

Last updated date: 30 March 2017
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