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Certificate of Personal Effectiveness (Level 2) at Shaftesbury School

Course description

The Certificate of Personal Effectiveness (CoPE) is a nationally recognised qualification and a pass at Level 2 gains GCSE equivalence at Grade C. The qualification presents you with imaginative ways of accrediting your activities. It allows you to record a wide range of personal qualities, abilities and achievements as well as introducing you to new activities and challengesThe CoPE Student Book comprises 12 modules, each of which is divided into three sections. Each section should take 10 hours, which is worth one credit. Students will need 12 credits to gain the Certificate of Personal EffectivenessThe module titles are:• Communication• Citizenship and Community• Sport and Leisure• Independent Living• The Environment• Vocational & Diploma Preparation• Health and Fitness• Work Related Learning and Enterprise• Science and Technology• International Links• Expressive Arts• Beliefs and ValuesBy building a Portfolio of Evidence as you complete various challenges, you will show your competence at Level 1 or 2 in the following skills: Introduction to Working with Others, Introduction to Improving own Learning and Performance, Introduction to Problem Solving, Planning and Carrying out a Piece of Research, Communication through Discussion and Planning and Giving an Oral Presentation.

Entry requirements

Grade E or above in GCSE Maths, English and three other subjects.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Shaftesbury School directly.

Last updated date: 20 May 2014
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Key information

  • Start date: Next September
  • Duration: 1 year