Subject Title

Extended Project Qualification

Course Content

P301 Dissertation A 5-6,000-word Essay on a topic of your choice based on research skills and comprising of a Discussion and an Oral Presentation. 



This is coursework rather than exam-based assessment. 


Progression into careers via:

This course is particularly useful for Applications to University and higher-level apprenticeships that require independent learning skills. It lends itself to a wide range courses and careers particularly those that require Essay writing skills. 


Length of Course:

AS level Length of course varies but usually takes from 6 months to two years. Most complete the course in one year.  


Examination Board:


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