There are several groups to become involved with in this very busy department! The college production will have auditions early in the year with the date and time emailed out to you when you sign up. This award winning department has loads going on, so get involved in as much as you can. The SJR institution which is the ‘lunchtime concert’ takes place each Thursday in F Block, with a range of performances each week.
Everyone is welcome, whether you study music or not!
If you’re not quite ready to start on a Level 3 Technical course (T Levels) or a Vocational Level 3 course (BTEC) but want to begin on the path to your chosen career, the Transition Programme could be for you.
Transition Programmes are tailored to prepare students to move onto Technical or Vocational Level 3 study. They will give you the opportunity to improve your English and Maths, your work readiness skills and introduce you to the technical skills and concepts that you will need for future study and employment.
As part of the Transition Programme you will study a BTEC Level 2 Award in your chosen subject area as well as the BTEC Level 2 Extended Award in Work Skills. You will also have the opportunity to resit GCSE English and/or Maths if you have not yet achieved a grade 4.
Entry criteria for Transition Programmes is four grade 3s including grade 3s in English Language and Maths GCSE.