About The Course
Please be aware that we have a waiting list in place for this course for students looking to join us in September 2022. If you submit an application, you will be added to this existing waiting list but may not be interviewed until a later date. If you need to speak with a member of our Foundation Studies team about your application, please contact: email@example.com
This course is designed to meet the needs of learners with severe learning difficulties (SLD) who will benefit from 1:1/1:2 support.
Click here to view our Entry 1 specific guide containing much more information and guidance.
Students must be working at Standards 2-3 or above in English and maths and be able to work towards becoming more independent in accessing all areas of the campus.
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 on to the Level E1 Developing Personal Progress (lower support needs) course.
Some example units include:
- English and Maths
- Personal and Social Development
- Building Independence
- Life Skills and Cookery
- Animal Care
- Community Participation
- Work Experience – possibility of work experience
Entry Level Award in Personal Progress
By continuous assessment which will include practical tasks and activities. Students will be supported in building a personal portfolio of evidence to demonstrate the tasks they 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.