The Extended Project Qualification provides students with the opportunity to complete an independent research project on a topic of their choosing. It is an opportunity for students to extend their abilities beyond their sixth-form courses of study. The EPQ fosters independent research and report writing skills in line with current university standards.
The qualification is worth 28 UCAS points and, as such, is looked on favorably by universities and other institutions considering admissions.
Please note that Curriculum Maps are currently under review.