Monthly Archives: November 2018

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Alex Daw raising money as part of Movember!

By |2018-11-30T12:03:27+00:00November 30th, 2018|Categories: News|Tags: |

Well done to Alex Daw, teacher in the College's Visual and Performing Arts department, who is taking part in Movember! This is the third time he has participated in Movember to raise money towards men's health issues (testicular and prostrate cancer). The charity also raises awareness of and money to support men's mental health and suicide [...]

UoW Graduate Ambassador speaks to Access students

By |2019-07-12T11:52:14+00:00November 30th, 2018|Categories: Access, News|Tags: |

Thank you to Stacey Styles, Graduate Ambassador from University of Worcester, for visiting College yesterday to deliver a workshop to our Access to Higher Education students about preparing for university interviews. It was extremely valuable and much appreciated. To find out more about the College's Access course please visit: http://www.wsfc.ac.uk/courses/access-to-he-adult-education/

Religion, Philosophy and Ethics A Level students enjoy valuable workshop

By |2019-07-12T11:52:30+00:00November 27th, 2018|Categories: News, Religious Studies|Tags: , , |

Thank you to Rebecca Davidge, Course Leader for BA Religion, Philosophy and Values in Education at University of Worcester, for delivering a workshop yesterday to second year Religion, Philosophy and Ethics A Level students. She focused on how to achieve the high grades, how to develop skills required for degree level study and writing a personal statement. [...]

Geology students visit the Isle of Arran

By |2019-07-12T11:52:44+00:00November 26th, 2018|Categories: Geology, News|Tags: |

Twenty-five Geology A level students from Worcester Sixth Form College visited the Isle of Arran last week to learn about the geological history of the British Isles. During the six day visit the students were able to put into practice some of the theoretical concepts that they have learnt about over the last 14 months.   [...]

Worcester Sixth Form College students excel in national Maths challenge

By |2019-07-12T11:53:24+00:00November 20th, 2018|Categories: Further Maths, Maths, News|

Congratulations to second year students Will Wright and Harry Senior who have progressed to the Maths Olympiad (BMO1) after exceptional individual performances in the Senior Maths Challenge. The UK Mathematics Trust receives over 600,000 entries across the Junior, Intermediate and Senior challenges each year and only the top 1,000 candidates are invited to take part in [...]

Worcester Sixth Form College Students team up with local engineering companies!

By |2019-07-12T14:43:28+00:00November 19th, 2018|Categories: Engineering, News, Science Academy|Tags: |

A number of  students studying STEM subjects at Worcester Sixth Form College are starting their journey to become engineers of the future by participating in a 2 year Junior Internship Programme. The Junior Internship Programme is an exciting new opportunity being developed by the  Local Enterprise Partnership, local authority, Worcester Sixth Form College, Heart of Worcestershire [...]

Modern Foreign Languages Future study & Careers Event at Blessed Edward Oldcorne College

By |2019-07-12T12:15:51+00:00November 16th, 2018|Categories: French, German, News, Spanish|Tags: , , |

Thank you to 10 of our students (former pupils of Blessed Edward Oldcorne Catholic College) who accompanied Anne-Marie Mead on a visit to the school this morning. The morning was aimed at encouraging Year 9 and Year 10 students to study languages. The WSFC representatives gave a presentation highlighting the better employability, transferable skills and personal [...]

Worcester Sixth Form College presents ‘Cabaret’!

By |2019-07-12T12:16:26+00:00November 15th, 2018|Categories: Dance, Music, News, Performing Arts|Tags: , , , |

Following the success of last year’s production of War of the Worlds over 40 enthusiastic students, many of them in their first year at the College, are about to present the internationally renowned performance of Cabaret. Welcome to Berlin! It is New Year’s Eve in 1929 and the patrons of the Kit Kat Klub are being entertained by singers, [...]