Dance For All Open Day

Are you thinking about a career in Dance? Dance For All will be hosting an open day on 28th November 2017. With an interactive day packed full of workshops, talks and demonstrations, Dance For All invite young dancers (15yrs+) to immerse themselves in a day-in-the-life at Dance For All. Spaces are limited and registration is required. …

PASS open day 2017

Performing Arts Studio Scotland (PASS) are having an open day this December 2017. There will be workshops, information on courses and a chance to see the state-of-the-art facilities we have on campus. Granton campus 13 December 2017 10am – 1pm There will be a dance performance of First Footing at 2 pm. Come along if…

December Open Days

Interested in starting a course at Edinburgh College in 2018? Come along to our campus open days in December. Campus open days are a great opportunity to speak to teaching staff about the courses we offer, entry requirements, application hints and tips and finding the right course for you. Staff will also be on hand…

Dance Auditions 2018 – 2019 Courses

PASS will be holding auditions at our Granton Campus for both NC and HNC Dance along with BA(Hons) Dance on the following dates. NC Performing Arts: Dance / HNC Dance Monday 8 January 2018 | 10 am Monday 12 February 2018 | 10 am Monday 30 April 2018 | 10 am Tuesday 19 June 2018 | 10 am BA(Hons) Dance…

Higher Education Fair 2017

Are you thinking about going to university?  You can find out more about degree courses on offer in Scotland at our Higher Education Fair. Drop in to speak to various universities on the day that will be able to answer all your questions. Universities attending: University of Edinburgh (all) Edinburgh Napier University (all) Heriot-Watt University…

Childhood Practice Course Information Events

If you are considering starting a career in early learning and childcare, then now is a great time to start. The Scottish government is committed to increasing the early learning and childcare core entitlement from 600 to 1140 hours per year by 2020. Part of this commitment is funding for qualifications including the HNC Childhood…

5 ways to study at Edinburgh College

When you first think of college, what do you think of? Five days of learning a week, not too dissimilar from school, only for young people on their first steps into adult life? Well actually, although you might be right, there are many options for studying at college that can work around your needs, whatever…

Graduation 2017 – What to bring with you on the day

There’s just two weeks to go until everyone’s favourite day of the college year… Graduation. We’re looking forward to celebrating with our Class of 2017, and their loved ones, at the Usher Hall on Thursday 28 September. Graduation is all about commending students’ achievements, while wearing elaborate gowns and crossing our fingers that we don’t…

Graduation 2017 – Register your attendance

Bookings are still open for this year’s Graduation ceremonies being held on Thursday 28 September 2017 at the Usher Hall. All eligible students should have received an email invitation from the college containing their unique booking code and have until midnight on Monday 11 September to register their attendance. If you’ve not received your invitation…

New Student FAQ’s

What should I bring with me on the first day? Well it depends totally on the course you’re doing (sketchbooks for artists and instruments for musicians of course!), but the general things to remember include a notebook for taking notes, a pen or pencil, water bottle and your student card.   What should I wear…

What is an SCQF Level?

So you’re thinking of applying for a course, and you are completely stumped when you see at the top of the course page ‘SCQF Level’. What does this mean? Here’s a quick guide for you on SCQF levels, what they stand for, and how you know what level is best for you. SCQF stands for…

What is the difference between school and college?

So you have completed your time at school. You are done with it and ready to make your mark at college. Here is the lowdown on the difference between school and college and what to expect when you start Edinburgh College this year. You can wear what you want. No more school uniform that makes…

Exam Results Drop-In Surgery

Following SQA exam results on Tuesday 8 August, we are holding a Course Drop-In Surgery for all current applicants and others who are unsure of their options following their results. Drop-In Surgery Thursday 10 August 2017 12 – 4 pm Granton Campus 350 West Granton Road, EH5 1QE Speak with course advisors, funding experts and…

STEM: Jobs that don’t exist yet but soon will!

As technology gets smarter, there are more and more jobs that are beginning to become automated. One example that we all know of is supermarket checkouts, taking place of humans scanning our shopping. However, this does not mean that demand for humans is waning, in fact, jobs will continue to grow as we will now…