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AS/A General Studies at Peter Symonds College

Course description

The course is delivered in university-style weekly lectures and offers the opportunity to develop independent learning skills. You will develop your knowledge, understanding and opinions as well as a wide range of important and relevant skills. General Studies is the study of the world in which you live and crosses boundaries between subjects. The programme also includes study skills and topics from the wider curriculum.

Over half of British university courses, including at some of the most prestigious universities, accept General Studies as part of a points-score offer. It is widely recognised that this subject is a good indicator of potential degree performance

Entry requirements

All advanced level students at Peter Symonds College will take General Studies AS and A2

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Peter Symonds College directly.

Last updated date: 20 May 2014

Key information

  • Start date: Next September
  • Duration: 1/2 years