The EPQ is an optional Level 3 qualification which provides an opportunity for advanced level study in a specialised subject area of your choice.
You will carry out independent research and demonstrate the results of your inquiry through a dissertation, report, performance or artefact guided by a project mentor. There is a taught element to ensure that you have advanced skills in researching a topic, formulating an argument and presenting your ideas.
How can I STANDOUT with an EPQ after college?
Undertaking an EPQ is an excellent opportunity to develop your independent research and presentation skills, providing great preparation for higher education or employment.