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School Leavers (16-18)

A Level 3D Design is a two year course which will give you the opportunity to explore materials and create three dimensional work using a broad range of materials and techniques. Students who enjoy and successfully complete this subject typically progress onto art and design related degrees.

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School Leavers (16-18)

A Level Accounting is a two year course which will give you the opportunity to study a range of topics such as financial and management accounting. Many students who enjoy and successfully complete this subject typically progress onto a range of degree courses including: Accounting, Business Studies, Finance, Management and Economics.

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This Level 2 Certificate qualification is designed to provide the essential basic understanding of the subject for those working in, or intending to work in, accounts. It covers bookkeeping to trial balance, using both manual and computerised techniques. The programme is designed to provide the maximum flexibility to students from a wide range of circumstances and diverse backgrounds, allowing them to gain skills and knowledge based on nationally agreed standards of competence.

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Adults (18+)

This Level 3 course builds on the topics covered in the AAT Level 2 Certificate and extends on the areas covered to the completion of final accounts. The programme is designed to provide the maximum flexibility to students from a wide range of circumstances and diverse backgrounds, allowing them to gain skills and knowledge based on nationally agreed standards of competence.

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AAT (Association of Accounting Technicians) qualifications provide the knowledge and skills needed to work in today’s modern accounting environment. The course builds on the topics covered in the AAT Level 3 Diploma in Accounting, and extends on the areas covered to the completion of final accounts. The course is designed to provide the maximum flexibility to students from a wide range of circumstances and diverse backgrounds, allowing them to gain skills and knowledge based on nationally agreed standards of competence.

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School Leavers (16-18)

Over a one year course you will develop a range of practical skills and techniques including drawing, painting, mixed media, print and 3D. Many students who enjoy and successfully complete this course progress onto the L3 in Art and Design or Graphics.

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School Leavers (16-18)

Over a two year course you will initially develop a broad range of practical skills and techniques within the areas of fine art, 3D, graphics, photography, textiles and contextual studies. Following this, you will then select an area in which to specialise in, where you will gain more advanced skills and knowledge, supporting successful progression into further study or employment within the field of art and design.

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School Leavers (16-18)

A Level Computer Science is a two year course which will give you the opportunity to become an effective designer and implementer of computing solutions. Many students who enjoy and successfully complete this subject typically progress onto a range of degree courses including: Computer Science, Software Engineering, Computer Games Development and Information Systems.

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School Leavers (16-18)

Over a two year course you will develop a range of practical skills and theoretical knowledge in the areas of web-design, digital graphics, software development, networking, hardware repair and programming. Many students who enjoy and successfully complete this course progress onto Higher Education or employment in the computing industry.

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As a Digital Marketer you will be involved in a variety of marketing activities, typically as part of a team, you will have responsibility for some of the straightforward elements of the overall marketing plan or campaign. Roles would include Digital Marketing Assistant, Digital Marketing Co-ordinator, Content Co-ordinator, Email Marketing Assistant or Digital Marketing Technologist – working to define, design, build and implement digital campaigns across a variety of online and social media platforms to drive customer acquisition, customer engagement and customer retention.

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School Leavers (16-18)

A Level Economics is a two year course which will give you the opportunity to study a range of topics such as Markets, Developing Countries and Globalisation, The Budget and UK Economic Performance. Many students who enjoy, and successfully complete, this subject typically progress onto a range of degree courses including: Economics and related degrees

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Adults (18+),
School Leavers (16-18)

The engineering sector covers a wide range of occupations that can be quite diverse in nature. At Runshaw Business Centre we provide Apprenticeships in 4 skill areas. These are electrical, fabrication and sheet metal and mechanical engineering. These areas can be applied to 100’s of work roles from manufacturing and production to technical and maintenance. Prospects in this sector are very good and a career in engineering can be financially rewarding too. Engineers get the satisfaction of seeing how their practical problem solving skills can make a difference.

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School Leavers (16-18)

Over a one year course you will develop a range of practical and theoretical engineering skills including machining techniques, materials science, mathematics and drawing design. Many students who enjoy and successfully complete this course progress onto the L3 in Engineering or employment in the engineering sector.

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School Leavers (16-18)

Over a two year course you will be encouraged to advance your engineering skills set through study of mechanics, electronics, materials science, mathematics and computer aided design (CAD). Many students who enjoy and successfully complete this course progress into Higher Education or employment in the engineering sector.

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School Leavers (16-18)

The Advanced Level 3 ECDL (European Computer Driving License) at Runshaw College offers you the chance to gain a globally recognised IT qualification. Valued by employers, the qualification aims to help you communicate more effectively and access information easily, whilst providing an opportunity to enhance your employability.

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