Extended Diplomas

The NPTC Sixth Form Academy is a fantastic place to study! We are known for having a friendly atmosphere and for the support we offer our students. We provide a huge variety of courses which will enable you to progress to Higher Education or enter the world of work. In addition to your studies, you will also be offered the chance to participate in a range of enrichment activities that will enable you to enhance your application form and CV, and fully engage in College life.

    Choosing the Right Course…

We'll help you make your subject choices and agree the most appropriate programme of learning when you apply to study with us.

    BTEC Extended Diploma:

  • This is a two year course that equates to taking three A Level subjects. The main difference is there are no examinations; you are assessed entirely on coursework.
  • With a BTEC Extended Diploma you can progress to university or into employment.

    Minimum Entry Requirements:

A good secondary school profile equivalent to UK Level 2.

Here is a list of some of our full-time Extended Diploma programmes:

  • BTEC Level 3 Extended Diploma in Music
  • BTEC Level 3 Extended Diploma Art & Design
  • BTEC Level 3 Extended Diploma in Performing Arts
  • BTEC Level 3 Extended Diploma in Sport & Exercise Sciences
  • BTEC Level 3 Extended Diploma in Sport (Development, Coaching & Fitness)
  • BTEC Level 3 Extended Diploma in Sport (Performance & Excellence)
  • BTEC Level 3 Extended Diploma in Creative Media Production
  • BTEC Level 3 Extended Diploma in Electrical/Electronic Engineering
  • BTEC Level 3 Extended Diploma in Engineering
  • BTEC Level 3 Extended Diploma Building Engineering Services
  • BTEC Level 3 Extended Diploma in Health & Social Care
  • BETC Level 3 Extended Diploma in Hospitality
  • BTEC Level 3 Extended Diploma in Information Technology
  • BTEC Level 3 Extended Diploma in Business & Entrepreneurship