Moston

Qualification type: Foundation Award Location:
Subject area: Level: Entry
Leaflet Number: 6445 Course Code: P462
Academic year: 14/15

Foundation Learning Programme ESOL and EAL

Leaflet Information
Leaflet number: 
6445
Course instance ID: 
548013559059
Course code: 
P462
Qualification type: 
Foundation Award
Level: 
Entry
Subject area: 
Languages
Location: 
Moston Campus

What's the Foundation Learning Programme ESOL and EAL course about?

These programmes provide a progression pathway for learners who need to improve their English language to progress to study further qualifications or develop their employment opportunities.

This course is a foundation programme, made up of a number of subjects including:
- English
- ICT
- Personal and Social Development
- Vocational Studies
- Optional qualifications in Mathematics / Numeracy

All these subjects will allow you to gain accredited qualifications.

This course is delivered through a combination of classroom delivery and additional learning opportunities, using a range of Information learning technology and events. Learners are encouraged to develop independent and project based learning.

Learners progress is assessed regularly through Tutorial, Homework, Progress Tests and Mock exams.

What will I be able to do after I've completed this course?

After completing this course learners can progress onto academic or vocational courses in Further Education or employment.
Alternatively this course can allow you to enter general employment. Learners are helped to improve their essential skills which will in turn enhance their employment prospects.

What qualifications or experience do I need to do this course?

There are no entry requirements for this course. All learners will be initially assessed as a part of the enrolment procedure to make sure they are placed in the right group.

Which qualification will I be awarded if I successfully complete the Foundation Learning Programme ESOL and EAL course?

Qualifications awarded cover a range of subjects including English, ICT, Maths, Employability and Personal Development.

Segment(s)

Adults

Attendance

Full time

Course length

1 Year(s)

How much will the course cost me?

You can call our Course Enquiry Team on 0161 203 2100 for details of the fees for this course.
Qualification type: Foundation Award Location:
Subject area: Level: 2
Leaflet Number: 6445 Course Code: P466
Academic year: 14/15

Foundation Learning Programme ESOL and EAL

Leaflet Information
Leaflet number: 
6445
Course instance ID: 
548013559067
Course code: 
P466
Qualification type: 
Foundation Award
Level: 
2
Subject area: 
Languages
Location: 
Moston Campus

What's the Foundation Learning Programme ESOL and EAL course about?

These programmes provide a progression pathway for learners who need to improve their English language to progress to study further qualifications or develop their employment opportunities.

This course is a foundation programme, made up of a number of subjects including:
- English
- ICT
- Personal and Social Development
- Vocational Studies
- Optional qualifications in Mathematics / Numeracy

All these subjects will allow you to gain accredited qualifications.

This course is delivered through a combination of classroom delivery and additional learning opportunities, using a range of Information learning technology and events. Learners are encouraged to develop independent and project based learning.

Learners progress is assessed regularly through Tutorial, Homework, Progress Tests and Mock exams.

What will I be able to do after I've completed this course?

After completing this course learners can progress onto academic or vocational courses in Further Education or employment.
Alternatively this course can allow you to enter general employment. Learners are helped to improve their essential skills which will in turn enhance their employment prospects.

What qualifications or experience do I need to do this course?

There are no entry requirements for this course. All learners will be initially assessed as a part of the enrolment procedure to make sure they are placed in the right group.

Which qualification will I be awarded if I successfully complete the Foundation Learning Programme ESOL and EAL course?

Qualifications awarded cover a range of subjects including English, ICT, Maths, Employability and Personal Development.

Segment(s)

Adults

Attendance

Full time

Course length

1 Year(s)

How much will the course cost me?

You can call our Course Enquiry Team on 0161 203 2100 for details of the fees for this course.
Qualification type: Access to Higher Education Diploma Location:
Subject area: Level: 3
Leaflet Number: 6805 Course Code: CR24308-01
Academic year: 14/15

Humanities and Social Sciences

Leaflet Information
Leaflet number: 
6805
Course instance ID: 
558152555955
Course code: 
CR24308-01
Learning AIM code: 
40001489
Qualification type: 
Access to Higher Education Diploma
Level: 
3
Subject area: 
Access
Location: 
Moston Campus

What's the Humanities and Social Sciences course about?

This exciting course offers students a variety of subject areas, giving a comprehensive and interesting preparation for university. Students will develop the necessary skills to succeed academically within higher education, guided by a team of dedicated and experienced professionals. This course offers a holistic approach to a number of degree pathways and career opportunities.

The course covers:
History
English language/literature
Psychology
Sociology

Through various methods including assignments, essays, exams and presentations.

What will I be able to do after I've completed this course?

You can progress to social science degrees, including BA (Hons) Sociology and BA (Hons) Psychology. You can also go on to study social policy, public services and humanities degrees, including BA (Hons) English, BA (Hons) History, BA (Hons) Politics and BA (Hons) Law. Opportunities for study also exist in general degrees, including those in management areas, for example, sports management.

What qualifications or experience do I need to do this course?

GCSE English and/or maths grade C or above. This will give learners the option to do the second GCSE as required by HEIs in subject areas such as psychology and combined honours programmes, alongside their access programme. In some cases we will require a science GCSE depending upon the requirements of the HEIs.

Which qualification will I be awarded if I successfully complete the Humanities and Social Sciences course?

Access to HE Diploma in Humanities and Social Sciences.

Segment(s)

Adults

Attendance

Full time

From/to dates

Mon, 08/09/2014

Course length

1 Year(s)

Weeks per year

34

Hours per week

12

As the definition of full time and part time can vary from course to course, please check with the tutor as to the exact number of hours study each week this course will entail.

How much will the course cost me?

You can call our Course Enquiry Team on 0161 203 2100 for details of the fees for this course.
Qualification type: GCSE Location:
Subject area: Level: Entry
Leaflet Number: 6817 Course Code: CR24436-04
Academic year: 14/15

Mathematics Pre-

Leaflet Information
Leaflet number: 
6817
Course instance ID: 
558880557082
Course code: 
CR24436-04
Qualification type: 
GCSE
Level: 
Entry
Subject area: 
Access
Location: 
Moston Campus

What's the Mathematics Pre- course about?

This course is aimed at students who want to develop their understanding of maths to provide progression towards employment or further study.
It will enable students to develop their mental methods, written methods and calculator methods.

- Representing using mathematics
- Analysing situations mathematically
- Interpreting solutions to problems using mathematics
- Coverage of mathematical content in number, geometry and statistics

Through a final exam.

What will I be able to do after I've completed this course?

Opportunities for further study at a higher level, and part of a progression pathway to GCSE.

What qualifications or experience do I need to do this course?

None - initial assessment to Entry 2.

Which qualification will I be awarded if I successfully complete the Mathematics Pre- course?

Functional Skills.

Segment(s)

Adults

Attendance

Part time (evening)

From/to dates

Mon, 15/09/2014

Course length

1 Year(s)

Weeks per year

30

Hours per week

3

As the definition of full time and part time can vary from course to course, please check with the tutor as to the exact number of hours study each week this course will entail.

How much will the course cost me?

You can call our Course Enquiry Team on 0161 203 2100 for details of the fees for this course.
Qualification type: GCSE Location:
Subject area: Level: Entry
Leaflet Number: 6818 Course Code: CR24440-04
Academic year: 14/15

English Pre-

Leaflet Information
Leaflet number: 
6818
Course instance ID: 
558886557114
Course code: 
CR24440-04
Qualification type: 
GCSE
Level: 
Entry
Subject area: 
Access
Location: 
Moston Campus

What's the English Pre- course about?

This course is aimed at students who want to develop English skills in reading, writing, speaking and listening. It is intended as a progression to GCSE English language.

It covers reading and writing for a variety of purposes, as well as speaking and listening in a range of contexts for a variety of purposes.

The course is assessed through two externally set assessments (one for reading and one for writing), and internally assessed speaking and listening tasks.

What will I be able to do after I've completed this course?

Opportunities for further study at a higher level and part of a progression pathway to GCSE.

What qualifications or experience do I need to do this course?

None - initial assessment to Entry 2.

Which qualification will I be awarded if I successfully complete the English Pre- course?

Functional Skills English.

Segment(s)

Adults

Attendance

Part time (evening)

From/to dates

Mon, 15/09/2014

Course length

1 Year(s)

Weeks per year

30

Hours per week

3

As the definition of full time and part time can vary from course to course, please check with the tutor as to the exact number of hours study each week this course will entail.

How much will the course cost me?

You can call our Course Enquiry Team on 0161 203 2100 for details of the fees for this course.
Qualification type: GCSE Location:
Subject area: Level: 1
Leaflet Number: 6817 Course Code: CR24437-04
Awarding body: The Edexcel Foundation (EDEXCEL)
Academic year: 14/15

Mathematics Pre-

Leaflet Information
Leaflet number: 
6817
Course instance ID: 
558880557090
Course code: 
CR24437-04
Learning AIM code: 
50089067
Awarding body: 
The Edexcel Foundation (EDEXCEL)
Qualification type: 
GCSE
Level: 
1
Subject area: 
Access
Location: 
Moston Campus

What's the Mathematics Pre- course about?

This course is aimed at students who want to develop their understanding of maths to provide progression towards employment or further study.
It will enable students to develop their mental methods, written methods and calculator methods.

- Representing using mathematics
- Analysing situations mathematically
- Interpreting solutions to problems using mathematics
- Coverage of mathematical content in number, geometry and statistics

Through a final exam.

What will I be able to do after I've completed this course?

Opportunities for further study at a higher level, and part of a progression pathway to GCSE.

What qualifications or experience do I need to do this course?

None - initial assessment to Entry 2.

Which qualification will I be awarded if I successfully complete the Mathematics Pre- course?

Functional Skills.

Segment(s)

Adults

Attendance

Part time (evening)

From/to dates

Mon, 15/09/2014

Course length

1 Year(s)

Weeks per year

30

Hours per week

3

As the definition of full time and part time can vary from course to course, please check with the tutor as to the exact number of hours study each week this course will entail.

How much will the course cost me?

You can call our Course Enquiry Team on 0161 203 2100 for details of the fees for this course.
Qualification type: GCSE Location:
Subject area: Level: 1
Leaflet Number: 6818 Course Code: CR24441-04
Awarding body: City and Guilds of London Institute (CG)
Academic year: 14/15

English Pre-

Leaflet Information
Leaflet number: 
6818
Course instance ID: 
558886557125
Course code: 
CR24441-04
Learning AIM code: 
50093198
Awarding body: 
City and Guilds of London Institute (CG)
Qualification type: 
GCSE
Level: 
1
Subject area: 
Access
Location: 
Moston Campus

What's the English Pre- course about?

This course is aimed at students who want to develop English skills in reading, writing, speaking and listening. It is intended as a progression to GCSE English language.

It covers reading and writing for a variety of purposes, as well as speaking and listening in a range of contexts for a variety of purposes.

The course is assessed through two externally set assessments (one for reading and one for writing), and internally assessed speaking and listening tasks.

What will I be able to do after I've completed this course?

Opportunities for further study at a higher level and part of a progression pathway to GCSE.

What qualifications or experience do I need to do this course?

None - initial assessment to Entry 2.

Which qualification will I be awarded if I successfully complete the English Pre- course?

Functional Skills English.

Segment(s)

Adults

Attendance

Part time (evening)

From/to dates

Mon, 15/09/2014

Course length

1 Year(s)

Weeks per year

30

Hours per week

3

As the definition of full time and part time can vary from course to course, please check with the tutor as to the exact number of hours study each week this course will entail.

How much will the course cost me?

You can call our Course Enquiry Team on 0161 203 2100 for details of the fees for this course.
Qualification type: GCSE Location:
Subject area: Level: Entry
Leaflet Number: 6818 Course Code: CR24439-04
Academic year: 14/15

English Pre-

Leaflet Information
Leaflet number: 
6818
Course instance ID: 
558886557106
Course code: 
CR24439-04
Qualification type: 
GCSE
Level: 
Entry
Subject area: 
Access
Location: 
Moston Campus

What's the English Pre- course about?

This course is aimed at students who want to develop English skills in reading, writing, speaking and listening. It is intended as a progression to GCSE English language.

It covers reading and writing for a variety of purposes, as well as speaking and listening in a range of contexts for a variety of purposes.

The course is assessed through two externally set assessments (one for reading and one for writing), and internally assessed speaking and listening tasks.

What will I be able to do after I've completed this course?

Opportunities for further study at a higher level and part of a progression pathway to GCSE.

What qualifications or experience do I need to do this course?

None - initial assessment to Entry 2.

Which qualification will I be awarded if I successfully complete the English Pre- course?

Functional Skills English.

Segment(s)

Adults

Attendance

Part time (evening)

From/to dates

Mon, 15/09/2014

Course length

1 Year(s)

Weeks per year

30

Hours per week

3

As the definition of full time and part time can vary from course to course, please check with the tutor as to the exact number of hours study each week this course will entail.

How much will the course cost me?

You can call our Course Enquiry Team on 0161 203 2100 for details of the fees for this course.
Qualification type: GCSE Location:
Subject area: Level: Entry
Leaflet Number: 6817 Course Code: CR24435-04
Academic year: 14/15

Mathematics Pre-

Leaflet Information
Leaflet number: 
6817
Course instance ID: 
558880557074
Course code: 
CR24435-04
Qualification type: 
GCSE
Level: 
Entry
Subject area: 
Access
Location: 
Moston Campus

What's the Mathematics Pre- course about?

This course is aimed at students who want to develop their understanding of maths to provide progression towards employment or further study.
It will enable students to develop their mental methods, written methods and calculator methods.

- Representing using mathematics
- Analysing situations mathematically
- Interpreting solutions to problems using mathematics
- Coverage of mathematical content in number, geometry and statistics

Through a final exam.

What will I be able to do after I've completed this course?

Opportunities for further study at a higher level, and part of a progression pathway to GCSE.

What qualifications or experience do I need to do this course?

None - initial assessment to Entry 2.

Which qualification will I be awarded if I successfully complete the Mathematics Pre- course?

Functional Skills.

Segment(s)

Adults

Attendance

Part time (evening)

From/to dates

Mon, 15/09/2014

Course length

1 Year(s)

Weeks per year

30

Hours per week

3

As the definition of full time and part time can vary from course to course, please check with the tutor as to the exact number of hours study each week this course will entail.

How much will the course cost me?

You can call our Course Enquiry Team on 0161 203 2100 for details of the fees for this course.
Qualification type: Foundation Diploma Location:
Subject area: Level: 3
Leaflet Number: 6814 Course Code: CR24418-02
Academic year: 14/15

Art & Design

Leaflet Information
Leaflet number: 
6814
Course instance ID: 
558203556179
Course code: 
CR24418-02
Learning AIM code: 
50053164
Qualification type: 
Foundation Diploma
Level: 
3
Subject area: 
Design and Visual Arts
Location: 
Moston Campus

What's the Art & Design course about?

The UAL Foundation Diploma in Art & Design is a pivotal qualification which provides a transition from general education to specialist art and design education, enabling the learner to make an informed decision when applying to art and design higher education or seeking employment within a related industry in the UK. The course will enable learners to explore, develop and test their creativity within a qualification framework and also within the real world by taking part in site specific briefs/live briefs to give each student real work experience when working with employers, either in partnerships or on commission based outcomes. The course will also increase confidence in the use of concepts, media and vocabulary. Creating a stimulating, demanding yet relevant curriculum which improves the skills needed to succeed in HE and employment.

Subject areas include:
- Drawing
- Painting
- Design, 3D and product
- Contemporary crafts
- Graphics (digital based and traditional)
- Textiles
- Sculpture
- Print
- Photography
- Mixed media
- Research
- Presentation

Also personal, professional, theoretical, social and transferable skills will also be developed with the design of each brief, focussing on skills needed to be successful in the competitive and expanding market.
Skills such as:

- Initiative
- Critical and contextual awareness of different perspectives and approaches within art, design or related subjects of study or work
- Research skills and independent enquiry
- Creative thinking
- Team work
- Reflective thinking
- Self-management
- Effective participation
- Problem solving and communication

Through internal assessment, and internally and externally moderated against the criteria for each unit.

What will I be able to do after I've completed this course?

This course is widely recognised by universities as entry to degree courses.
Completion of the qualification will help learners recognise the broader context within which the creative industries operate and the growing need to develop practical and transferable skills to aid the future development and expansion of the creative industries both in the region and the UK.

What qualifications or experience do I need to do this course?

Applicants should have one A level at Pass Grade or a Level 3 qualification such as a Certificate, Diploma or Extended Diploma, and four GCSEs Grade C or above.
Normal entry requirements may be waived for mature applicants after a diagnostic, impartial interview with the tutor/s. Portfolios of individual work can also be helpful in gaining a place once the work has been looked at in the interview.

Which qualification will I be awarded if I successfully complete the Art & Design course?

UAL Level 3 Foundation Diploma in Art and Design

Segment(s)

Adults

Attendance

Full time

From/to dates

Mon, 08/09/2014

Course length

1 Year(s)

Weeks per year

36

Hours per week

19

As the definition of full time and part time can vary from course to course, please check with the tutor as to the exact number of hours study each week this course will entail.

How much will the course cost me?

You can call our Course Enquiry Team on 0161 203 2100 for details of the fees for this course.