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Extended Project Qualification (EPQ) at John Leggott Sixth Form College

Course description

EPQ allows students to embark on largely self-directed projects. All Project students follow the same basic Project process and have to supply the following evidence for assessment:

  • Project product, in the form of a research report, production or artefact*
  • Written report
  • Presentation of the completed Project
  • Completed Production Log.

* a written report must accompany a production or artefact

Entry requirements

Open to second year students with a good attendance and achievement record.


100% coursework

Future opportunities

Our EPQ specification prepares students for university study. It develops and provides evidence of the skills universities are looking for:

  • experience of in-depth study in specialised topics, eg medical research, politics or astronomy, closer to actual university courses
  • confidence to work independently and creatively
  • practice in essay writing and independent research
  • practice in essay writing and independent research

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact John Leggott Sixth Form College directly.

Last updated date: 22 September 2016

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