Humanities Pathway: GCSE Full-Time

We recruit a range of students, including those who have missed out on their GCSEs. If you are keen to improve your GCSE grades so you can move into further education, this programme is for you.

  • Study Mode


  • Duration

    1 Year

  • Location

    Bracknell and Wokingham College

  • Pathway

    A Levels

Students will choose 5 of the 6 subjects options available to make up the full time programme.  English and Maths are mandatory unless they have already been achieved at grade 4 or above.  
  • English 
  • Mathematics 
  • Media 
  • Citizenship
  • Sociology 
  • Psychology 

During the course we will prepare you with the relevant study skills and attributes to ensure you are ready to progress to A Levels, or other Level 3 qualifications, for example BTEC Extended Diplomas, with the aim of progressing to university or employment/an apprenticeship.

You will study using a range of techniques including:

  • group work
  • independent study
  • research
  • practical activities
  • homework

We expect our students to be fully committed to their studies and attend all timetabled lessons, talks, tutorials and workshops. You will also have a weekly tutorial.

In addition, students can expect to attend trips and visits according to the needs of the individual subjects.

This GCSE is assessed by coursework and a final exam.

You need to have 4 GCSEs at grade 3 or above including English and maths. Students with no prior qualifications will be accepted based on conversation and assessments with faculty.

Why Bracknell and Wokingham College?

  • Clear routes of progression with qualifications ranging from foundation level to degree level!
  • Industry experienced teaching staff give you the responsibility and independence you need to take charge of your own future.
  • 150+

    Courses available

  • 95%

    of our graduates go into work or higher education 

  • 60+

    years of teaching experience

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