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Routes Into Dance and Drama Level 1 at Weymouth College

Course description

The Routes Into Courses are Foundation Learning programmes designed to equip young people with the skills needed to start their career. The main aim is to help learners progress onto an apprenticeship, further learning or employment. You will be motivated to achieve by developing your knowledge within a vocational area whilst studying for Functional Skills qualifications (Maths, English and ICT). You will also work towards achieving the NOCN Level 1 Certificate in Skills for Employment, Training and Personal Development. Routes Into courses include: • Art • Dance & Drama • Hairdressing • ICT & Media • Sport & Public Services

Course content

• NOCN Level 1 Certificate in Skills for Employment, Training and Personal Development. • Functional Skills (English, Maths and ICT) If you are interested in a subject that does not appear on this list please contact one of the course tutors to discuss this further. Other Level 1 courses are available (please see the college website or prospectus) and other Routes Into courses may be added where there is an identified need.

Entry requirements

There are no formal entry requirements for this course. All learners must be 16 - 19 and will be asked to attend an interview and to undertake initial assessments. You should be committed to improving your own skills and be willing to work as part of a team.


Students are assessed through coursework, which will be completed during lessons. Functional Skills in English, Maths and ICT are assessed through formal exams, which can be taken when the student is ready.

Future opportunities

This course will equip you with the necessary skills for progressing to a Level 2 Diploma.

How to apply

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

Last updated date: 21 June 2016
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