Enhanced Curriculum to include IB, AS, A-Levels and BTECs

Doha British School is pleased to announce that we are enhancing our Post-16 provision to include a suite of Edexcel International A Levels, and a range of BTEC nationals. This development will ensure that together with our AS levels and IB Diploma, we can provide appropriate pre-university qualifications for our diverse and international community.

“DBS is the only school in Qatar that offers such a range of courses post-16.   We are confident of our high standards, and our reputation for educational excellence can compare with schools anywhere in the world” says Terry McGuire, DBS Principal.

“We want our students to enjoy a first class experience that is available in Doha, so that families do not feel pressure to send their children abroad or back home to complete their education. Our post-16 portfolio of pre-university qualifications will provide all students in Qatar with an outstanding range of high-quality programmes that suit their individual aptitudes, abilities and aspirations.”

Doha British School is delighted to offer from September 2019, a range of BTEC courses. BTEC has earned its reputation as the world’s most successful applied learning qualification, providing students with route into the world of work. Encouraging students to take responsibility for their own learning, BTEC develops the practical, interpersonal and thinking skills essential for professional life.

 BTECs are developed in consultation with employers and higher education experts, so they can trust that anyone who is BTEC qualified will demonstrate the high standards of knowledge, practical skills and understanding required for further study and employment.

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Doha British School will be offering the following BTEC courses from September 2019

Applied Science (Level 3)

This one-year course will give you an in-depth understanding of science and its application in industry. You will explore a number of fundamental scientific concepts in chemistry, biology and physics. It's perfect if you want to pursue a career in the field of science, with roles ranging from laboratory and industrial science, to chemistry and chemical engineering. You could also continue onto higher education, choosing from a wide range of science and healthcare courses such as paramedic science and radiography.

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Computing (Level 3)

During the course students will develop a range of practical skills and theoretical knowledge in the areas of web-design, digital graphics, software development, networking, hardware repair and programming. The course is a technical, work-related course designed for those wishing to learn how to be professionals in the computing industry. Students will complete projects and assignments based on realistic workplace situations and business scenarios.

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Business (Level 3)

The aim of this one year course in Business is to provide students with a sound, basic business education, suitable for those seeking a range of careers in industry, commerce and public administration and thus enabling them to be more successful when seeking employment. It is a well-regarded qualification for entry to Higher Education and advanced professional studies.

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