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Childcare - BTEC 1st at Skinners' Academy

Course description

A BTEC First Diploma is a practical, work-related course. Students learn by completing projects and assignments that are based on realistic workplace situations, activities and demands. The course is made up of six units; three core units provide a general foundation and three specialist units introduce learners to particular topics in more depth. All students take the three core units: - Introduction to Business Activity # - Exploring Key Business Pressures - Investigating Financial Control # denotes a unit assessed via an Integrated Vocational Assignment (IVA) Learners also take three specialist units from the following six: - Business Communication - Employee Contribution to Working Conditions - Introduction to Business Administration - Sales and Customer Service - Business Online - Starting up a New Business All units are assessed and graded by teachers. An overall grade for the qualification is awarded to all learners who successfully complete all units. Grades awarded are Pass, Merit or Distinction.

Entry requirements

Students should have at least one of the following: ? A BTEC Foundation Certificate in a related subject ? A standard of literacy and numeracy supported by a general education equivalent of 4 GCSEs at grades D-G

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Skinners' Academy directly.

Last updated date: 20 May 2014
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