This course will prepare students to become confident and independent adults in their local community and at home.
What will I learn?
This is a practical based study programme which will include English and maths, sport sessions, 1:1 tutorials and work experience or work skills.
Modules may vary each year and between levels of courses - Please see examples below. Further details can be provided upon application or at open events.
- Looking after yourself and your home
- Everyday Food and Drink Preparation
- Eating a Balanced Diet
- Using Money
- Personal Awareness
- Understanding Relationships
How will I be assessed?
The students will build a portfolio of evidence in a folder which will be internally and externally assessed at the end of the year. Students may also be observed during practical activities by college staff as part of their assessment.
All applicants require an Education, Health & Care Plan in order to access Foundation Studies provision at Buckinghamshire College Group. All applicants are assessed prior to entry to ensure that they are enrolled to the most appropriate level and course. Not all courses are offered at each site, and sites may be subject to change depending on available facilities and application numbers.
Progression & Career Opportunities
All students require an Education, Health & Care Plan (EHCP) to access this course. Students will be encouraged and supported to take up a work placement at a suitable employer as part of their programme if studying at Entry Level 2 or above.
Cost of Study
Any course offer for a student who has an Education and Health Care Plan (EHCP) will be dependent on whether the college has agreed with the issuing Local Authority that it can meet the outcomes identified in the EHCP, and the Local Authority has agreed to fund the place.
All students will require an Education, Health & Care Plan (EHCP) to access this course.