Project (2935)

Last Updated: 25 Aug 2023
    Key Dates for 2023/24
    17 May 2024 - All evidence to be submitted to City & Guilds
    15 August 2024 - Results release for Extended Project Qualifications
The Level 3 Extended Project is a free-standing qualification that can be taken alongside other Level 3 studies.
It allows learners to create an extended piece of work that complements their studies in City & Guilds Technical qualifications, A Levels, NVQs and apprenticeships, or can be taken as part of a City & Guilds TechBac programme. Alternatively the Extended Project qualification may explore an area of personal interest or activity outside the main programme of study.

The City & Guilds Extended Project qualification carries up to 28 UCAS points that can be used towards a points offer from a university. 

Grade     A*     A      B      C       D      E
UCAS     28     24     20     16     12     8

Delivery of the Extended Project qualification in centres will involve some teaching of the relevant skills plus mentoring and supervision of the learner’s progress. It will also involve extended independent work by the learner. Learners will be required to;
• choose an area of interest
• draft a project title
• draft aims of the project
• plan, research and carry out the project
• provide evidence of all stages of project development
• deliver a presentation to a specified audience

Available to deliver in the following:
  • England
  • Wales – please check QiW website for available funding
  • Northern Ireland

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Level 3

Level 3 Extended Project (2935-03)
Last Registration Date: 31 Jul 2025

Level 3 Extended Project

  • Accreditation No: 601/1217/7 This is a reference number related to UK accreditation framework
  • Type: General Education This is categorisation to help define qualification attributes e.g. type of assessment
  • Credits: Data unavailable Credits are a measure of the size of the qualification
  • Guided Learning Hours: 120 - 120 This is the average contact time a centre would typically commit
  • Total Qualification Time: 120 The total time for the qualification
  • Key Stage: 5 This shows the equivalent Key Stage level.
  • Last Certification: 31/12/2028 This is the last date that a certificate can be issued
  • Qualification fees in the UK: £46.30 Our typical price is the one that is most often paid by a centre for a completed learner. Some prices are made up of multiple charging points so action like taking difference units or specialisms to complete and resitting assessments may mean the cost for some learners differs.

Here you can find all documents related to this suite of qualifications.

By clicking on the section headings below, you can access a variety of documents such as the qualification handbooks and assessment materials, Statements of Purpose, and recognition letters from industry and employers.

Some documents may be password protected. Passwords can be retrieved by logging in to Walled Garden and visiting the Administration section of the relevant qualification catalogue page.

Interested in delivering this qualification?

Find out more about how to become an approved City & Guilds centre or fill out our online customer application form