News Archive

1 week ago

Alton College and Havant & South Downs College (HSDC) have announced ‘exciting’ merger plans to ensure a ‘strong partnership together’. 

Chair of Governors at Alton College, Ian Gibson, stated ‘we are excited about the vision of enhancing and building on the outstanding academic provision at both institutions through this new partnership opportunity’.  

The...

2 weeks ago

Students from all the courses across the Creative Visual Arts department will contribute to the Summer Show starting on Friday 15th June. The exhibition of work, which is open to the public, will showcase the fantastic artwork produced by students on the BTEC Foundation Diploma in Art and Design, BTEC Extended Diploma in Art and Design, BTEC Subsidiary Diploma in Graphic Design and those...

3 weeks ago

Our Summer Open Day takes place on Thursday 5 July, 3.30-8pm. Visit us and speak to our specialist and experienced staff who can advise you on the best study programmes to suit you and explain how our unique personal support will help you to succeed every step of the way. Meet our amazing students too.

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5 weeks ago

Furthering links with Higher Education is integral to student learning at Alton College, and as part of this, Philosophy and History students were recently visited by Dr. Shaul Tor, Lecturer in Ancient Philosophy at King’s College, London. In his talk, he covered many topics including discussing the Greek Philosopher Xenophanes. ‘What if cows could draw gods? and What do we see in a rainbow?’...

6 weeks ago

As part of Alton College’s ongoing school liaison work, a group of Year 10 pupils from Amery Hill School recently visited the Philosophy department to explore topics including Philosophical Zombies and Consciousness.

The Amery Hill students, all currently studying GCSE Religious Studies, took part in an A-level Philosophy session which also incorporated a mini-debate, co-ordinated by...