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Dear Student,  FOREWORD  I am delighted to welcome you to our Prospectus for Post-16 study in Holy Cross College. As you n...
WELCOME TO HOLY CROSS COLLEGE  IF YOU ARE A STUDENT IN YEAR 12 WHO IS CONSIDERING CONTINUING YOUR STUDIES INTO SIXTH FORM,...
    LEARN      Holy Cross College provides you with a broad and varied curriculum that enables access to all tertiary path...
DRAMA  Drama is an art form, concerned with the construction of imagined experience. It engages the basic human ability to...
helpful. This subject allows you to build a close rapport with your teacher, however, they continue to maintain a very pro...
GEOGRAPHY  ENVIRONMENT AND SOCIETY  Switch on your television, listen to the radio or pick up a newspaper and the environm...
 I enjoyed A level politics very much as it gave meaning to the news around me. I could understand more clearly what was g...
   Taking French for A-Level is a decision I am extremely happy I made. French, being an international business language h...
in classes and informally in social situations. This has been supported by our PTFA on many occasions. Many of our sixth f...
STEM  APPLIED SCIENCE  BTEC Level 3 National Extended Certi   cate in Applied Science is intended as a quali   cation for ...
The Chemistry AS and A-Level course has been designed to encourage students to      Develop their interest in and enthusia...
The BTEC Level 3 National Extended Certi   cate in Children   s Play, Learning and Development will allow you to research ...
Synoptic assessment The mandatory synoptic assessment requires learners to apply learning from across the quali   cation t...
DIGITAL TECHNOLOGY  Essential Criteria Students intending to take this A Level must have obtained at least a Grade B at GC...
The    rst two mandatory units provide learners with an insight into the IT sector as they investigate the pace of technol...
MATHS  Why we study Maths  Some of civilisation s most prized and proud achievements are wholly reliant on mathematics. Pl...
Pearsons RQF LEVEL 3 NATIONAL DIPLOMA IN SPORT  2 A levels  Externally Assessed by exam. Unit 1 - Anatomy and Physiology -...
WONDERING HOW TO CHOOSE YOUR COURSE  SUBJECTS AFTER GCSE   A Levels and Level 3 BTEC   s are a big step up from GCSEs     ...
If you   re planning to apply to a prestigious or    red brick    university, make sure you   re not going to put yourself...
Careers Advice  Guidance  This is an important time, because you are making decisions that will help you move further alon...
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    SHARE      In Our Extra-Curricular Programmes  Holy Cross College Sixth form experience will provide you with a wide r...
    DREAM      to have your best future UCAS Support  While we understand that our sixth formers will move on to a variety...
My career path has taken some unexpected turns in recent years with the acquisition of my Master   s degree in Business. I...
I left the Holy Cross College in 2006 and studied medicine in Liverpool. During my student years I formed and was chairper...
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