Our enrichment programme has been specifically designed to enhance the academic curriculum in the Sixth Form. Taking place once a week in mixed groups of Year 12 and 13, students can experience activities designed to help develop teamwork and adaptability skills, leadership qualities and a wide range of transferable skills. Some courses within Enrichment can lead to recognised external qualifications.
Compulsory elements include:
Research Skills for A level and beyond;
Critical analysis for art and photography students;
Extended Project Qualification tutorials;
Developing Charity and Community Links;
Essay writing skills for the non A level English student, or Maths for Scientists.
Non-compulsory elements allow students to select from qualifications such as:
Teaching English as a Foreign Language;
Sports Leader Awards;
First Aid and Life Guard Training;
Theory Driving Test;
Courses of specific interest such as an ‘Introduction to Classics’, ‘Counselling/Mediation Training’, ‘Car Maintenance’ and ‘Skills for babysitters’.