The content of these qualifications has been developed in consultation with further education colleges and other providers to ensure that the qualifications support progression to further learning and training or employment.
All learners taking these qualifications will study core units that focus on key transferable skills, such as research and planning, time management and working with others.
An insight into specific work sectors: Learners will also take a number of sector units. The content of the sector units allows the delivery to be practical and active in order to engage the learners. For vocational studies, the units offered are from a range of sectors and cover topics and activities such as investigating crime scene evidence, creating an animation and serving food and drink. Any of the following sectors can be covered.
The programme's mandatory Core units:
Learners can then complete 3 additional units from the sector specific lists below
(Qualification Number 601/8573/9)
(Qualification Number 601/8536/3)
(Qualification Number 601/8539/9)
(Qualification Number 603/0934/9)
(Qualification Number 603/0748/1)
(Qualification Number 601/8582/X)
(Qualification Number 601/8568/5)
(Qualification Number 603/0745/6)
After completing core modules learner can choose 3 of the above modules from different sectors, ideal if a learner is undecided abut their chosen path.
(Qualification Number 601/8587/9)