We are passionate about supporting and inspiring school leavers through learning, in a modern and friendly environment. We offer a wide range of courses and qualifications for learners of all ages. We have courses available at every level and can offer you a progression route from the beginning of your studies all the way through to a degree.
At South Devon College, we offer a wide range of adult education courses and qualifications, so whatever you want to do, you can achieve it with us. Whether you want to secure paid employment, discover something new, go to university, advance or change your career, we can help make your ambition a reality.
Apprenticeships are paid jobs that include training. You’ll develop real working experience as you learn, all whilst being paid. There are higher levels too with apprenticeships, meaning you can now go further than ever before with an apprenticeship.
Welcome to the University Centre South Devon. Our degrees have been designed to help you develop the skills you need to excel in your chosen career. In June 2017 we were awarded the highest rating of ‘Gold’ under the Teaching Excellence Framework (TEF), a system for recognising excellent teaching and learning in higher education, positioning us as one of the best higher education institutions for studying your degree in the South West.
South Devon High School is a unique opportunity for pupils studying at Key Stage 4. Pupils will have the opportunity to complete a programme of 9 GCSEs including specialist subject qualifications, in a unique setting that ensures your young person will receive the support they deserve in their learning environment to achieve the best possible outcome.
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If you want to study at university or prepare to work in a variety of careers then our A Level provision can help your achieve your goals.
At South Devon College, we enjoy excellent levels of success, with an overall pass rate of 99%. To study your A Levels with us, you will require 6 ‘good’ GCSE passes (A*-C or grades 9-5) which must include English and maths. You may also require a B/6 grade in a specific subject.
We are committed to offering an exceptional support and guidance service, providing trips to universities as well as advising on UCAS applications and progression opportunities, whether that’s focused on further academic study or employment.
Our students progress across the full range of subjects, going on to study degrees in the arts, sciences, humanities and various other disciplines, at universities throughout the country. We have a large number of students who are accepted to Russell Group institutions, and regularly see learners go on to study at Oxbridge.
There are a number of reasons that might influence your choice of A Level subjects
Universities need to know that students are well prepared for the academic rigour required to study at degree level. Some universities will require you to have studied a particular subject at A Level and most prefer that students have included at least one “facilitating” subject as part of their mix of A Levels. These are:
By choosing one or more of these subjects, you are keeping open as many options as possible.