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Life on Campus at Yorkshire Coast College

Yorkshire Coast College is spread to over two campuses, both within the heart of Scarborough. Our Lady Edith's Drive Campus offers a wide range of courses, from Hair & Beauty Engineering, while our Westwood Campus, located on Valley Bridge Parade, is home to our Creative Arts courses. Click on the links to the campuses below to find out more.

  • Westwood Campus
    Performance Spaces

    Performance Spaces

    We have two traditional performance spaces at Westwood - the Theatre in the Round and the Studio Theatre. Both spaces were previously used as the Stephen Joseph Theatre when it was housed here, and the Studio Theatre hosted the premiere of the famous play The Woman in Black.

    The Round Lighting

    The Round Lighting

    We have over 100 different lanterns in stock these include; ETC Source 4 juniors; Selecon 650watt Fresnels; Selecon 650watt profile; CCT Minuette Fresnel; Parcans. We also have a mixture of LED disco effects and LED battons. There are 100 patchable lighting circuits conecting to 60 ways of dimming.

    The Round Sound

    The Round Sound

    The Sound system comprises of; 4 x EV speakers hung in the centre facing the corners of the room; a soundcraft folio sound desk; Yamaha SPX900 effects unit; 1 iMac with Qlab; Various microphones.

    Studio Theatre Lighting

    Studio Theatre Lighting

    There are 4 internally wired bars one back light bar onstage and 3 above the auditorium. There are 18 ways of dimming. The lantern stock is shared with the Round theatre. there are a selctions of profiles and fresnels. the back light bar is rigged with parcans as most of the performances in the Studio are music gigs. A smoke machine, A green lazer, 2 LED batons, 2 LED DJ flower patter lamps.

    Studio Theatre Sound

    Studio Theatre Sound

    2 x 650 Watt HK subs, 2 x Mackie RM450 powered speakers. 12 / 4 way multicore. 1 x Yamaha O1V96 digital sound desk. Various microphones including shure PGDMK6 drum mic kit, Shure SM58, Shure beta 58; shure SM57. CD player for playback.

    Rehearsal Spaces - Performing Arts

    Rehearsal Spaces - Performing Arts

    We have a Dance Studio equipped with fully sprung floor, barres and floor to ceiling mirrors for dance rehearsals. We also have a White Room, which is the exact same measurements as the Theatre in the Round, to allow for rehearsal.

  • Lady Edith's Drive Campus
    The Common Room

    The Common Room

    The learner common room on Lady Edith's Campus is located on the ground floor and near the LRC. Here you can relax with your friends and play a game or pool and our Learner Engagement team are always on hand to help you or provide information on a range of activities they are organising.

    Learning Resource Centre

    Learning Resource Centre

    We have two interactive Learning Resource Centres across Yorkshire Coast College providing lending, reference and information services and offering you the chance to utilise the latest technologies and study aids. Our Learning Centres are also linked to the British Library, meaning no matter what you need, you will always have access to it.

    ICT, Moodle & Wifi<

    ICT, Moodle & Wifi

    Yorkshire Coast College has a great range of academic facilities for both students and staff. Feel free to check books out from our libraries and use our professional printing services amongst our many other facilities at Yorkshire Coast College.

    Computing services

    Computing services

    Technology and science are rapidly transforming our world, changing the way we do business, the way we learn, the way we communicate, and even the way we entertain ourselves. Yorkshire Coast College can give you everything you need to play your part in the modern world, and have a brilliant career, working at the forefront of technology. [more]

    Printing Services

    Printing Services

    Our Reprographics facility offers students and the general public, first class business stationery, educational printing as well as a host of photographic and print finishing services, including both black and white and full colour prints. [more]

    Sports & Fitness

    Sports & Fitness

    Our Lady Edith's Drive offers a Sport & Fitness Suite which will is available to staff, students and community groups.