Level Up


Head of Department: Mr M Gailey
Level of teaching: Key Stage 5

Key Stage 3 (Years 7-9)

This course is not studied at Key Stage 3.

Key Stage 4 (Years 10-11)

This course is not studied at Key Stage 4.

Key Stage 5 (Years 12-13)

Course Codes:
BTEC First Awards Health and Social Care (www.edexcel.com)
V Certificate in Food and Cookery (ncfe.org.uk)
Certificate of Personal Effectiveness (www.asdan.org.uk)

Students who take this course:
Level Up provides opportunities for students whose GCSE results need to be improved so that they can qualify for Level 3 courses (A Levels or BTECs) at The New Sixth or elsewhere. It is suitable for students who would like to undertake industry inspired courses in preparation for university, college, training or the workplace. Level Up allows students to learn new subjects, develop self-study skills to grow as independent learners and undertake targeted work experience to prepare themselves for the next step in their careers.

Course Description:
Level Up consists of OPTIONAL and CORE elements allowing the student some choice and flexibility in constructing their study programme. Each student has a personalised timetable.

For more information on this course, the subject requirements and specification, click here.