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Access to A Levels – Humanities Pathway at City of Wolverhampton College

Course description

During the course you will study: •GCSE English •GCSE maths •Humanities GCSEs (including sociology, psychology, business and humanities)

Course content

By studying this course you will: •Learn about the English language •Develop your understanding of writing techniques •Learn how to interpret information for different meanings •Functional elements of maths •Nature of science and scientific processes •Relationships between hypotheses, evidence, theories and explanations •Observational, practical, modeling, enquiry and problem solving skills •Gain valuable team working and communication skills by taking part in group activities •Problem solving •Analysis and evaluation skills

Entry requirements

To access the course you will require four GCSEs at Grade D or above (including English and maths)

How to apply

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

Last updated date: 01 October 2015
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    • The Paget Road campus, in Compton to the west of Wolverhampton, provides courses in art and design, business and management, computing and IT, education and teaching, engineering, English, health and social care, journalism, maths, media, motor vehicle, music technology, performing arts, photography and science.

      Also on offer at the site are Pathways programmes for people without any formal qualifications, ESOL courses for speakers of other languages, and short courses for job seekers.

      The campus is also home to CitySixth – the college's dedicated sixth form centre offering A Levels in a range of subjects - and a Higher Education Centre which offers HNCs, HNDs and Foundation Degrees, and also boasts an Engineering Learning Zone also equipped with industry-standard equipment, modern motor vehicle workshops, new performing and recording studios, and well equipped science labs.

      The site has a Student Hub, Study Hub, cafeteria and large free student car park and is on major bus routes.