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Agriculture Extended Diploma at Dorset Studio School

Course description

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.


Course content

Part of the Farming Professional Technical Baccalaureate.Also covered in this professional level 3 qualification:• Outdoor activities• Science Diploma• Extended Diploma in Land-based Technology


Each professional pathway is enhanced by extensive work based application and industry specific placements. The Extended Project will be graded within this industrial context.

Further information

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.

Last updated date: 18 September 2015
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