• 98%

    of our students have progressed to a positive destination.

    Sunderland College destination data, 16-18 year olds, 2017/18 academic year.

  • 93%

    of our students agreed that the teaching on their course is good.

    Sunderland College On-programme Survey 2018

  • Free meals

    Eligible students may be entitled to bursaries and free meals.

Start Date:Duration:Level:Course location:Course Type:
20/09/202012 Weeks1City CampusFull-time Vocational

What’s it all about?

This course is for anyone aged 16-25 who would like to take proactive steps for their future development within education, the wider community and the workplace. Courses are offered at Entry 2 and 3, and Level 1 and 2.

There are no required qualifications for this course, however you will need to be willing to participate in new subject areas and be considerate towards others in the group.

Study levelCostAdditional fees
16-18FREEStationary
19+please enquireStationary

You will work through a number of portfolio based assignments that may be assessed through observations, presentations, photographs and completion of activities.

Lessons will be delivered from a base classroom with some units requiring delivery in the

English and Maths are important life skills that will help you to achieve your best in your studies and progress to your dream career. If you have not already achieved grade 9-4 in GCSE Maths and/ or English at school, we will support you to improve your skills.

Mon-Fri, 9am-4pm. Days and times of study are subject to change. Timetables are confirmed at the start of term.

Your Curriculum Team

Robert Stewart

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What’s next?

The Pathways Programme is designed to explore a number of vocational and academic subjects to support you in deciding your future pathway whilst gaining the literacy and numeracy skills needed for progression, which may involve future college programmes or full time employment.

98%of our students progress to a positive destination

(*Destination data for Sunderland College students aged 16-18, academic year 2017/18).

Why choose Sunderland College?

Our achievement rates are well above the national average.

We are the College of the Year.

(*Top college nationally for BTECs, Pearson 2019)

100% of our HND and HNC students progressed to employment or further study. 

(*Destination data, academic year 2016/17, HNC 19+)

We have recently invested £50 million in our facilities.