The new addition is at the school’s campus in Al Barsha South
Dubai, Sept 16, 2021: Brighton College Dubai launched its Sixth Form facility today, while also welcoming its first intake of A-Level students. Alongside the British curriculum, Sixth Form students will be taught mental health and wellbeing studies which is led by the Founding Head of Sixth Form, Joe Hall.
Based on the PERMA Model, a scientific theory of happiness, all Sixth Form students will study the Brighton Charter which has been incorporated into the curriculum to build traits such as leadership and resilience. It will also teach transferable skills such as public speaking, presentation skills, problem solving, interview techniques and information and media literacy.
Joe Hall, Founding Head, Brighton College Dubai Sixth Form said that the Common Room facilities will be offered to the students of 12 and 13 years.
Brighton College Dubai Sixth Form adds to Brighton College’s existing Sixth Forms in Abu Dhabi and Al Ain. The Sixth Form in Dubai is located at the school’s campus in Al Barsha South.