About The Course
This course is designed to meet the needs of learners with severe to moderate learning difficulties who will benefit from 1:2/1:3 support.
Take a look at our Entry 1 specific guide, containing much more information and guidance here.
Students must be working at Milestone 8 upwards or towards Entry Level 1 in Maths and English. Students must be able to work towards accessing all areas of the campus as independently as possible.
Suitability for the programme will be assessed on an individual basis, at interview and during the first six weeks of the programme.
If successful, students will be encouraged to progress onto the Entry 2 – Learning for Life and Work course.
Some example units include:
- English and Maths
- Personal and Social Development
- Building Independence
- Cookery and life skills
- Animal Care
- Community Participation
- Employability Skills and Work Experience (supported employment)
By continuous assessment which will include both practical and written tasks and activities. You will be supported in building a personal portfolio of evidence to demonstrate the tasks you have undertaken.
Foundation Studies run the BCA Shop where all students have the opportunity to gain onsite work experience. There may also be the possibility of off-site work experience.