Pathways | Bridgwater & Taunton College

We pride ourselves on offering unprecedented choice to every learner who comes through our doors.

If you dream of university and are more academic, A Levels or T Levels may be the pathway you wish to follow. If you know you like to learn by doing things, Technical & Professional courses or Apprenticeships might be a good choice for you.

Take a look at our video content below, which will introduce you to each of the pathways available at Bridgwater & Taunton College.

A Levels

If you’re leaving school soon and have achieved great GCSE results, A Levels might seem like an obvious next step. Subjects are classroom-based, and are exciting, varied and widely recognised by universities and employers.

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T Levels

T Levels are equivalent to three A Levels, and students spend 80% of the course in their learning environment, with the other 20% taking place in a meaningful industry placement.

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Technical & Professional Courses

At school, you’ll have spent a lot of time in classrooms. If you choose a technical & professional course, you’ll learn in industry-standard settings, designed like real-life workplaces.

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If you’re keen to get out of the classroom and into the workplace, and want to gain nationally-recognised qualifications that will help kickstart your career, then an Apprenticeship could be for you.

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Higher Education

University Centre Somerset (UCS) believes in fostering ambition and unlocking potential, not just focusing on exam results. That's why our motto is: DEGREES FOR REAL LIFE.

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