Start Date: Level: Study mode: Course location: Course Type:
September Level 1 Full-Time City Campus Full-time Vocational

What’s it all about?

This course is for anyone aged 16-25 who would like to take proactive steps for their future development within education, the wider community and the workplace. Courses are offered at Entry 2 and 3, and Level 1 and 2.

There are no required qualifications for this course, however you will need to be willing to participate in new subject areas and be considerate towards others in the group.

Study level Cost Additional fees
19+ please enquire Stationary

Pathways is a diverse course, where students will be taught using a range of teaching techniques, including classroom delivered sessions, interactive workshops, group activities and some off-site teaching.

Throughout the course you will work through a series of modules, building up your portfolio of evidence. All evidence will be assessed through observations, presentations, photographs and completion of activities.

English and Maths are important life skills that will help you to maximise your achievement in your chosen studies, with the ultimate aim of you progressing on to your chosen career.

If you have not already achieved grade 9-4 in GCSE Maths and/or English at school, we will support you to improve your skills.

Mon-Fri, 9am-4pm. Days and times of study are subject to change. Timetables are confirmed at the start of term.

What’s next?

The Pathways Programme is designed to explore a number of vocational and academic subjects to support you in deciding your future pathway whilst gaining the literacy and numeracy skills needed for progression, which may involve future college programmes or full time employment.

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