GCSE Courses at Derby College
Aiming to improve your GCSE profile? Need Maths or English GCSE on your CV? Been away from education for a while and keen to refresh your knowledge? Derby College could have a fulfilling course that’s ideal for you.
Preparing for success
We offer a range of GCSE options to help you prepare for the next stage of your life. As well as gaining valuable qualifications, you’ll build your confidence, self-reliance and independence.
The opportunities include:
- Evening GCSE classes for adults in English, Maths and Science subjects – with opportunities to study at both our Roundhouse and Ilkeston campuses.
- Focus – a programme for learners who achieved grade D in their core GCSEs and would like to improve those grades to progress to an advanced course at the College.
- LIVES – a programme for learners who have not previously had the opportunity to sit their GCSE exams and who would like to advance to other academic or vocational courses of study and training.
- Endeavour – a programme aimed at learners aged 14 to 16 who are currently being home schooled or who are not in education, employment or learning. Endeavour enables them to study for up to five GCSEs.
Support and encouragement all the way
Your success is at the heart of everything we do. Our teaching teams are dedicated, approachable and enthusiastic – and there is a wealth of support services to meet the needs of individual learners. Most importantly, you’ll receive reassuring guidance and advice about how to progress to further study or into employment.
Derby College prides itself on its friendly, welcoming atmosphere and learning is always engaging at our campuses. You’ll benefit from the very latest technologies, communication systems and learning resources.
Whatever stage of the learning journey you’ve reached, Derby College can help you achieve a stronger GCSE profile to transform your life chances.