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.
Get in touch with us today to kick start your future, or alternatively browse our menu where you can find out more information about how South Devon College can support you.
Sometimes you need help when considering what level to study. Our Helpzone team are always available to explain things in more detail, but to help make things a bit easier, take a look at this guide…
|Entry Level||Level 1||Level 2||Level 3|
|What do I need?||There are no formal requirements, you just need to show an interest and willingness to succeed.||For some courses, you need to be working towards achieving English and maths at a Level 1 standard, whilst others may also require 2 GCSEs at grade D or above, or similar.||Level 2 courses typically require between 2 and 5 GCSEs of varying grades or completion of a relevant vocational qualification. An aptitude assessment may also be required.||Level 3 courses require a number of GCSEs, usually at higher grades than Level 2, or completion of a relevant vocational qualification. An aptitude assessment may also be required. English and maths will be important.|
|What can I do next?||Successful completing your studies means that you may be able to progress to other College courses.||Upon successful completion you could progress to a Level 2 course, or go on to paid employment as part of an apprenticeship.||After successfully completing a Level 2 course, you may be able to progress to a Level 3 course, consider a more advanced apprenticeship or gain full-time employment in a junior or entry level role.||After successfully completing your course, you could progress to Higher Education at University Centre South Devon or at a University, or gain full-time employment in your chosen profession.|