Humanities Academies

Please note, this is an enrichment course, not part of a students’ main programme of study.

Course description

Humanities AcademyThis is a specialist enrichment activity which supports students interested in applying for a Humanities-related course at university, or employment in a related industry, to deepen and broaden their experience of Humanities by working with national universities. The Academy has links with Salford, Nottingham and Leicester Universities that will support and guide the students projects. The projects will be ideal material for an Extended Project Qualification (EPQ) and students are expected to create an EPQ that will support their career and university progression routes.

Course duration

Mid-Autumn term to the end of Year 12.

Time commitment

Some after College commitment; varies from week to week.

Course costs

Possible charges for trips and visits, but this will vary from year to year.

Who can sign up

Any student who is studying one but preferably two humanities based subjects, with ambitions to study their Humanities subject/s or a new Humanities area subject such as Philosophy, Archaeology, Anthropology or Egyptology at University.

How and when to sign up

Year 12 Humanities students will have the opportunity to complete the Moodle application form in September 2019. There are only 15 places available.

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