Return to Learning: Pre-Access

Vocational qualification

In London

Price on request

Description

  • Typology

    Vocational qualification

  • Location

    London

Description

This course is for you if you are a mature student and have not realised your full academic potential in mainstream education. You may be changing your career direction or be returning to education after a break. This course is not suitable for ESOL learners.

Facilities

Location

Starts

London
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Dudden Hill Lane, NW10 2XD

Starts

On request

To take into account

You will be assessed on your English and Maths skills at interview. After applying you will have an interview to determine which course is suitable for your needs and abilities. Minimum Literacy Level: Entry 3 You can read longer pieces of writing and understand the main ideas without help. You can write longer pieces of writing of 100 words or more. Minimum Numeracy Level: Entry 3 You can...

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Course programme

Qualification Name:Certificate In Adult Numeracy (Level 1)
Course Name:Return to Learning: Pre-Access
Course Code:LABP
Centre:Willesden
Applies to:Adults Only
Availability:Full Time (3 Days a week 9.30 - 3.30 pm)

Who is this course for?
This course is for you if you are a mature student and have not realised your full academic potential in mainstream education. You may be changing your career direction or be returning to education after a break. This course is not suitable for ESOL learners.

What are the entry requirements?
You will be assessed on your English and Maths skills at interview.
After applying you will have an interview to determine which course is suitable for your needs and abilities.
  • Minimum Literacy Level: Entry 3

  • You can read longer pieces of writing and understand the main ideas without help. You can write longer pieces of writing of 100 words or more.
  • Minimum Numeracy Level: Entry 3

  • You can work with numbers, symbols, and simple diagrams to solve problems. You can add and subtract and do easy multiplication. You can use fractions and simple decimals.


What qualification will I receive?
The College Certificate of Achievement for successful completion of the Return to Learning course and a Certificate in Adult Literacy and Numeracy at Level 1 or 2.

Where can it lead?
You can continue your education at the College of North West London or other colleges. You could be accepted on a range of courses such as IT programmes, Access courses, business studies, social science programmes, GCSEs, BTEC diplomas and child care and social work courses etc.

What will I study?
Subjects you will study include English, Maths, IT, study skills, sociology and politics of race and gender.

How will I be taught?
You will be taught using a variety of methods depending on the subjects and topics including discussions, lectures, group work, pair work, presentations, demonstrations, reading texts, books and newspapers. This will also include IT-assisted learning games, role play, individual study, one to one, handouts, video and TV.

How will I be assessed?
You will be assessed continuously throughout the year and take exams in English and Maths.

What support is available while I am on the course?
You will have a tutorial and access to learning support, educational and career guidance.

What will it cost?
Full Time Overseas FeesUp to £4500*
UK Home FeesUp to £0*
Age under 19 on 31st August of the year you start your course? Study forFREE.

On income-based benefit? You could study for only £30.

Cost & Availability - Please be aware that certain courses are not subject to concessions.

Return to Learning: Pre-Access

Price on request