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This pathway is for those who want to explore a career in ICT and would benefit from high level of support with English, maths and personal development.

Pursue a career in ICT on a foundation programme that gives you an opportunity to develop the essential practical skills and knowledge you’ll need for working in this industry. 

Our career pathways show you a typical route through the various stages of learning, what you will learn along the way and the careers these programmes could lead onto.

What I'll learn

This pathway is for those who want to explore a career in ICT through a full-time college course and would benefit from having a high level of support with English, maths and personal development.

 

How I'll learn

The pathway gives you an introduction to the Hospitality and Catering industry. You learn basic cooking methods such as baking, frying and grilling.

You will develop good knowledge in basic food preparation, cooking, food safety and storage and serving food and drink. You develop essential employability skills and hygienic working practices and will perfect the art of preparing fresh modern and classic dishes.

You also gain wider personal development skills vital for success in further study or employment. They include self-confidence, working with others, taking responsibility and time management. By the end of the course you will have benefited from a valuable insight in future study or careers open to you

 

How I'll be assessed

You will be assessed through creating a folder of evidence for each subject. You will be assessed at a level that suits you. Functional skills and GCSE maths and English will be assessed through external examinations.

You will gain a Vocational Certificate in Learning, Employability and Progression on completion of your studies.

On successful completion of the course, you may move on to a full-time Level 2 course, an apprenticeship or employment.

 

Entry Requirements

You do not need qualifications to join this pathway. However you will need a successful interview with a member of the teaching team to show your commitment to full time study and your interest in the subject. We will also expect a satisfactory school report.

 

How to Apply

To register your interest and contact the Foundation Learning team, you do not need to complete the full college application form. Please complete the short form here.