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Post 18 Options

It can be a daunting time trying to figure out what your Post 18 plans might be. The websites below can be used as a starting point to help you decide on your options but don’t forget to come and talk to the Sixth Form team if you need any more support or guidance!



Massive Open Online Course (MOOC)

A massive open online course (MOOC) delivers content to any person who wants to take a course on a subject of their choice. Courses are from universities and cultural institutions and are free. This is an excellent resource to deepen understanding at A Level at set yourself apart in your Post 18 applications.

www.futurelearn.com 

www.coursera.org



Higher Education:

www.ucas.com The UCAS website with guidance on how to apply, course and university search tools.

http://russellgroup.ac.uk/for-students/school-and-college-in-the-uk/subject-choices-at-school-and-college/

http://coursefindr.co.uk/ 

http://www.bestcourse4me.com/

http://university.which.co.uk/

http://university.which.co.uk/a-level-explorer

http://www.allaboutcareers.com/careers-advice/choosing-a-university/what-degree-should-i-do

http://www.thecompleteuniversityguide.co.uk/

http://www.theguardian.com/education/2013/jun/03/top-tips-for-choosing-university

http://www.he-parentsguide.co.uk/

http://sacu-student.com/ 

http://www.opendays.com/

http://www.careerpilot.org.uk/

http://www.careers4u.tv/what-degree/



Apprenticeships:

https://www.gov.uk/topic/further-education-skills/apprenticeships

https://apprenticeshipvacancymatchingservice.lsc.gov.uk/navms/forms/Vacancy/SearchVacancy.aspx

http://www.apprenticeships.gov.uk/

http://www.notgoingtouni.co.uk/

http://www.apprenticeshipguide.co.uk/?dm_i=FOB,38R6Z,JFUF2W,BM14F,1 

http://www.whatapprenticeship.co.uk/

 



Careers:

https://targetcareers.co.uk/

https://nationalcareersservice.direct.gov.uk/Pages/Home.aspx 

https://www.plotr.co.uk/

https://successatschool.org/

http://movingonmagazine.co.uk/



Presentation slides from the Post 18 Options Evening