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Search by Level of Study

Explore our Levels of Study

Working out what to study can sometimes be overwhelming and a little confusing. There are so many choices but it’s also very exciting!

Our range of exciting courses are offered across all levels, so there is definietly a course for you and your needs.

Remember, if you are hoping to study a practical course (e.g. carpentry and joinery) it is likely you will have to start at a lower level in order to learn new skills.

School Leavers - Entry to Level 3

Access to University - Level 3

Career Progression/Adult - Level 3 to Level 7

University Level - Level 4 to 7

Click on one of the boxes below to search for courses by level of study!

  • School leavers

    Aged 16-18? We have a really exciting range of career-driven study programmes for you to choose from at The Sheffield College. Our full-time study programmes are available in 20 different subject areas and include experience of work, opportunities to work with employers and amazing support networks. 

  • Access to university

    Been out of education for a while but looking to gain the qualifications to go to university in just one year? Access to HE qualifications are university recognised, feed directly into their entry requirements and prepare you for life as a university student.

  • University level

    Did you know that you can graduate with a degree from The Sheffield College? By staying local you benefit from smaller class sizes, extensive support networks, cheaper tuition fees and real opportunities for experience with employers. 

  • Adult

    Whether you are looking to retrain, upskill, gain essential qualifications or you’re just looking for a new hobby, we have the course for you. 

  • Hobby and leisure

    Discovering new hobbies and leisure activities in your spare time gives you the chance to be creative and help you switch off. Whether you revisit something old or try something completely new, there’s a chance it could be your new passion!

  • Employability skills

    Are a lack of essential qualifications and personal skills holding you back from progressing at work or in education? Our range courses will help you acquire qualifications in English, maths and ICT, as well as developing skills such as teamwork, communication, applying for jobs and more. In some cases, there will be opportunities for career experience.

  • Career Progression & Professional

    We have a variety of professional courses designed to bolster your cv, upskill your existing skill set to cut through the noise of a very competitive jobs market to push for a promotion at work. These courses are perfect for progressing your career, either at your existing workplace or for a new employer.

  • International

    Looking to improve your English Language skills to help you in everyday life and in workplace situations? Our range of ESOL, English as a Foreign Language and Summer School programmes will help you develop your speaking, listening and writing skills.

  • A Levels

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Wondering how much you could earn in your dream job? Or what skills you need to step onto your career path? Explore your potential careers here.