Tag: launch

The Department of Education’s alternative to A Levels, T Levels, launch today

Photo credit: TarikVision - Getty Images
Photo credit: TarikVision – Getty Images

From Cosmopolitan

The Department of Education’s alternative to A Levels, T Levels, have launched today [14 September 2020].

T Levels will follow GCSEs, run for 2-years, and be the equivalent of 3 A Levels. The courses have been developed in collaboration with employers and businesses in a bid to ensure content meets the needs of industry employers, and prepares students for work.

“T Level students spend 80% of the course in the classroom, learning the skills that employers need,” the DoE’s website reads. “The other 20% is a meaningful industry placement, where they put

Read more