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Extended Project at Bacup and Rawtenstall Grammar School

Course description

This qualification provides an opportunity for students to exercise their abilities beyond the A Level syllabus and prepare for university of their future career. They can also use it to earn extra UCAS points.

The EPQ is offered as a stand-alone qualification at BRGS. The EPQ specification allows each student to embark on a largely self-directed project. They start by taking responsibility for the choice and design of an individual project, or individual role in a group project, and during the process learn to:

  • Mature into critical, reflective and independent learners
  • Develop and apply decision-making and problem-solving skills
  • Increase planning, research, analysis, synthesis, evaluation and presentation skills
  • Apply new technologies confidently
  • Demonstrate creativity, initiative and enterprise.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Bacup and Rawtenstall Grammar School directly.

Last updated date: 05 November 2014
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Key information

  • Start date: Next September
  • Duration: 1-2 Years