A level courses overview
A Levels are two-year academic qualifications which you can take in a variety of subjects. You need to choose 3 A Level courses to create your full study programme, or you can mix and match A Levels with Level 3 Diplomas.
You will be assessed by examination at the end of Year 2. A few A levels have a small coursework component, usually no more than 30%.
7 GCSEs at Grade 4 or above including Maths and English. Some courses have higher entry requirements. See course pages for details.
You can use your A levels to progress to university, an apprenticeship or employment.