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Independent Living - Entry Level 2 at Harrow College

Course description

This course is aimed at learners working towards Entry Level 2, including those with learning difficulties and disabilities, who want to develop a range of personal and interpersonal skills.

All students have an Individual Learning Plan with personalised targets that will be set and monitored in discussion with the learners at regular Tutorial sessions.

Course content

The course is for learners wishing to increase their measure of independence; developing a number of adult living skills and skills to improve employability. A number of vocational topics are introduced such as IT, Business Enterprise and Leisure. Functional Skills in English and Maths will form an integral part of this programme to assist the learner to progress.

Classroom based practical activities, individual and group tasks focusing on students becoming as independent as possible.

Entry requirements

No formal entry requirements, but you will need to attend an initial interview and assessment to check you are working at an appropriate level.


Units are assessed internally, through the building of a portfolio of evidence.

Financial information

Please see our information on fees and bursaries on the Young Learners (16+) pages of the website. Any fees paid for full time programmes are non refundable. Please contact Admissions if you would like further information or advice.

Future opportunities

Normally to a higher level Entry qualification such as the BTEC Extended Certificate in Vocational Studies at Entry 3.

Further information

Equipment or materials:

Paper, writing materials and a folder to help you organise your work.

Additional costs:

No additional costs, except contributions towards educational trips.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Harrow College directly.

Last updated date: 11 March 2016
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Key information

  • Start date: Next September
  • Duration: 1 year
  • Course code: VQ0INDWA
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  • Number of planned places: 18

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