Level 2 Courses

Vocational Level 2 Study Programmes and GCSE resits

Vocational Level 2 courses are for full time students who have taken a full programme of GCSEs. You select a Vocational Level 2 qualification, can resit GCSE English and/or Maths and partake in Enrichment activities within your Study Programme.

These one year Study Programmes provide a progression route to further Level 3 study, to an Apprenticeship or into employment.

Courses include;

These one year courses are aimed at those students who wish to develop their skills, knowledge and understanding by applying their learning and skills in a work related context. The teaching team create a series of relevant assignments, which can be written or activity based, offering variety to your learning. The format of the assignments are varied and could include activities such as creating a film clip, planning a presentation, creating a business plan or writing a report. The assessments are completed thorough a combination of internal and external assessment. There are opportunities to develop your skills in English and Mathematics and these are indicated in the units where appropriate.

If you are thinking of studying at Huish, watch the film below for guidance about selecting your course or Apprenticeship and your next steps. Further information on the application process is available here.



Entry Requirements

For a Level 2 Study Programme you will need GCSE English and Mathematics at grade D/3 or above plus a range of GCSEs at C/4/D/3 grades.

If you don’t get the grades you require for your selected course we still have many options for your next step. Please check our website for details of events taking place on GCSE results day or give us a call to discuss your options and to receive advice and guidance of courses available to you.


You are able to resit GCSE English and/or Mathematics and upon completion of your Level 2 Study Programme can progress onto a Level 3 Study Programme, Apprenticeship or into employment.