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Full-time Enterprise Plus Level 1 | BTEC Introductory Certificate in Vocational Studies

This course is designed to give learners the core skills they need to progress and for students who prefer to study more than one sector. Students will prepare and serve food and drink by running a pop up food stall out in the community at either a community event or food festival in term 3. ...

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September 2020Filton Campus1Apply Online

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16-18

Between the ages of 16-18 you do not need to pay tuition or exam fees for your course.

19-23

If you are between the ages of 19 and 23 and have not achieved a full Level 2 or Level 3 qualification before, then you may be entitled to a Legal Entitlement to cover the cost of your tuition, exam and material fees.

19+ (English or Maths Course etc.)

If you are 19 or over and taking an English or Maths course up to an including Level 2, and have not previously achieved a GCSE Grade A* to C or grade 4 or higher, then you may be entitled to a Legal Entitlement to cover the cost of your tuition, exam and material fees.

19+ (Level 2 Course or Below etc.)

If you are aged 19 or over and studying a level 2 course or below, you may be entitled to a Low Income/Benefit Waiver. If awarded, this Waiver will cover your tuition, exam and material fees.

19+ (Level 3 Course or Above etc.)

If you are aged 19 or over and studying on a level 3 course or above, and the Level 3 Legal Entitlement does not apply, you will need to pay the full cost of the course. You may however be eligible to apply for an Advanced Learner Loan to help with the tuition fees.

Please make arrangements to pay your course fee costs at the time of enrolment. Payment is due prior to the start of your course. The option to pay via an instalment plan is available if required. Please contact the College directly for the most up to date course fees – these may be subject to change.

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Summary

This course is designed to give learners the core skills they need to progress and for students who prefer to study more than one sector. Students will prepare and serve food and drink by running a pop up food stall out in the community at either a community event or food festival in term 3.

What do I need to join?

Ideally you will possess GCSE grade 2 or above in both English and maths. Most important is a positive attitude and the willing to learn.

How will I know how I am doing?

A range of teaching methods will be used in the classroom, including: writing, reading, researching, presentations, discussions and producing a short film. Assignments will be issued every term to assess your understanding and knowledge. You will also run an event in the local community by preparing and serving food and drink.

Maths & English

A key requirement for future progression and employment is a good understanding of, and application of knowledge and skills in, both English and maths. Learners who are enrolled on this course will also, as part of their overall Programme of Study, be enrolled on either Functional Skills or GCSE in English and maths in order to progress towards gaining GCSE Grade 4 in both subjects.

Employability

We aim to provide you with the skills required to be able to progress onto further study and training or into employment upon completion of your Programme of Study. Key attributes required by employers are that individuals are enthusiastic, motivated, presentable (in some instances in company uniform),organised, articulate, can think "outside the box", are business like and enterprising, and that they have a "can do" attitude. We work on all these areas throughout the duration of your Programme of Study and your Tutor(s) will provide feedback on progress made as well as areas for development on these areas.

Work Experience

As part of your overall Programme of Study learners will be required to undertake a period of Work Placement related to the field of employment they wish to enter. Our Work Placement Team will assist learners in gaining a placement and ensure that you are on track to achieve, whilst liaising with your course tutors to ensure opportunity to practice necessary employability skills are available at College.

What can I do next?

Learners who successfully complete will be eligible for progression onto a Level 2 Programme of Study or an Apprenticeship in a related discipline.

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Course information last updated: Tuesday 12th November 2019 @ 10.50am (5 days ago)

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