Sussex Downs College and Sussex Coast College have merged. We are now both part of the East Sussex College Group.
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Sometimes it can be difficult to decide the right level at which to study. The guide below will help you work which level is best for you.
These courses are for students who want to start progressing up the qualifications levels or have no previous qualifications.
You must have a mixture of grades E to G at GCSE to study at this level.
You must have two grade D's and two grade E's at GCSE or a relevant level 1 qualification to study at this level.
These courses are equivalent to A levels, you must have at least four GCSE's at grade C or above or a relevant level 2 qualification.
A levels are level 3 courses, you must have or expect 5 A-C grades at GCSE level including Maths and English.
Foundation Degree and Degree Our university courses typically require a relevant level 3 qualification or 120 UCAS points.