Courses at East Durham College

East Durham College offers a huge range of course and subject options, and provides advice and guidance to help you choose the right programme of study.

At EDC, we're committed to creating outstanding futures for our students. At our three campuses - the Peterlee Campus, the Technical Academy at Peterlee and Houghall in Durham - you'll find a huge range of courses in everything from A Levels to specific, career-focused vocational courses.

Peterlee Courses

At our Peterlee campus, East Durham College offers a wide selection of A Levels at our sixth form, ED6 - and an even wider choice of vocational training pathways in specific subjects. If you're interested in studying A Levels, we offer many different options including law, chemistry, biology, further maths, PE and many others; if you're more interested in a vocational route, you can study many different options including catering, carpentry, performing arts, music, travel and tourism and many more!

You'll also find our Technical Academy in Peterlee - this 37,000 square foot facility is specially designed as a training environment and professional workspace for those looking to study engineering, electrical, motor vehicle maintenance, welding and gas installation/maintenance.

Houghall (Durham) Courses

Our Houghall Campus, based in the heart of Durham, provides students with the very best in land-based studies. Having recently undergone a multi-million pound redevelopment, Houghall now includes a fantastic equine centre, small animal care unit, new social spaces, upgraded classrooms and all the facilities you'll need for land-based studies. We offer many different courses at Houghall, including full-time and shorter courses in animal care, veterinary nursing, horticulture, floristry and more specific courses too including dog agility, gardening, bee keeping and more.

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Courses at East Durham College

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ED6 Sixth Form - Offering a Range of A-Levels
A Levels
Access to Higher Education at East Durham College
Access to Higher Education
Accountancy Courses at East Durham College
Accountancy
Agriculture Courses at East Durham College Houghall Campus
Agriculture
Animal Care Courses at East Durham College Houghall Campus
Animal Care
Art and Design Courses at East Durham College
Art & Design
Beauty Therapy Courses at East Durham College
Beauty Therapy
Brickwork and bricklaying courses at East Durham College
Brickwork
Business courses at East Durham College
Business & Management
Carpentry courses at East Durham College
Carpentry & Joinery
Childcare courses at East Durham College
Child & Adult Care
Computing courses at East Durham College
Computing & ICT
Counselling courses at East Durham College
Counselling
Craft Courses at East Durham College
Craft Courses
Creative Media courses at East Durham College
Creative Media Production
Dog Grooming Courses at East Durham College
Dog Grooming
Electrical courses at East Durham College
Electrical
Engage (Post 16) courses at East Durham College
Engage (Post-16)
Engineering courses at East Durham College
Engineering
Environment and countryside management courses at East Durham College
Environment & Countryside Management
Equine courses at East Durham College Houghall
Equine
Functional Skills at East Durham College
Essential Skills Qualifications
Floristry Courses at East Durham College
Floristry & Floral Design
Foundation Studies at East Durham College Houghall Campus
Foundation Studies - Houghall
Foundation Studies - Peterlee
GCSEs at East Durham College
GCSEs
Hairdressing and Barbering Courses at East Durham College
Hairdressing & Barbering
Higher Education at East Durham College
Higher Education
Horticulture Courses at East Durham College Houghall
Horticulture
Hospitality and Catering Courses at East Durham College
Hospitality & Catering
Land-Based Short Courses at East Durham College
Land Based Short Courses
Maths and English Courses at East Durham College
Maths & English
Motor Vehicle Maintenance Courses at East Durham College
Motor Vehicle
Music and Music Technology Courses at East Durham College
Music & Music Technology
Outdoor Education Courses at East Durham College
Outdoor Education
Painting and Decorating Courses at East Durham College
Painting & Decorating
Performing Arts Courses at East Durham College
Performing Arts
Peter Jones Enterprise Academy at East Durham College
Peter Jones Enterprise Academy
Photography Courses at East Durham College
Photography
Plastering Courses at East Durham College
Plastering
Plumbing and Gas Courses at East Durham College
Plumbing & Gas
Princes Trust at East Durham College
Princes Trust Team Programme
Science Courses at East Durham College
Science
Sport courses and training at East Durham College
Sports
Teacher Training at East Durham College
Teacher Training
Travel and Tourism Courses at East Durham College
Travel & Tourism
Arboriculture and Forestry Courses at East Durham College Houghall Campus
Tree Surgery & Forestry Management
Uniformed Public Services Courses at East Durham College
Uniformed Public Services
Veterinary Nursing Courses at East Durham College
Veterinary Nursing
Welding Courses at East Durham College
Welding