Vocational Pathways

This full-time, one-year course is aimed at 16-19-year-olds who would benefit from an additional year in general education, developing their employability and social skills.

Students on this course also improve their English, Maths, and ICT skills, alongside their main qualification. In combination, these skills prepare students to move on to other Level 1 courses or into employment.

Course Content

The programme is accredited through Edexcel and students are given the opportunity to achieve externally accredited qualifications. Depending on progression routes, these qualifications are either awards or certificates.

Features/Benefits

This course can be tailored to individual needs and allows learners to try vocational areas before deciding to specialise in their further study. The emphasis is to improve individual skills in English and Maths.

Entry Requirements

No formal entry requirements but students will generally be able to demonstrate English skills at Entry Level 3, as well as a willingness to learn and progress.

Please note: This course is aimed at learners aged 16-18 and adult learners with an Educational Health Care Plan (EHCP) identifying it as their chosen course. Adult learners are encouraged to contact Student Recruitment who will look at alternative Level 2 courses or if necessary Adult English and Maths courses that will enable them to join a Level 2 course afterwards.

Please contact the International Admissions Office for further advice. international@loucoll.ac.uk

Progression Opportunities

Progression opportunities to Level 1 and 2 study courses, including Childcare, Beauty Therapy, Creative Arts, Computing and Media, Hospitality and Catering, Motor Vehicle, Sport, Business, Public Services, and Technology.

Disclaimer

Whilst every effort is made to ensure that the information contained on this website is correct, the College accepts no liability for any errors or omissions. Please note that details are subject to change without notice with regard to the provision of courses, course times and dates and the fees and charges levied.

Key Facts

Dates:

  • September 2023

Mode of Attendance:

  • Full Time

Level:

1

Course Duration:

1 Year

Programme Costs:

  • The fees for this course are currently being confirmed.

Please contact the International Team for more information.

College Course Code:

  • 23/24JFG5091

OUR STUDENTS SAY

The teachers have taught me very well, and they make sure to keep lessons interesting. The facilities available at the college would be of interest to any potential student. The college also has very pleasant staff, and offers great opportunities in terms of progression.

Rishika Tripathi

United Arab Emirates