This is a level 2 qualification worth 2 GCSEs for learners who have the potential to achieve A-Cs at GCSE.Students are awarded a Pass at the end of the qualification which is the equivalent of a B grade at GCSE. This course centres around the work of the Public Services and will focus on providing opportunities for learners to develop a range of interpersonal skills, personal qualities and attitudes required for working life.
ASSESSMENT DETAILS : Exam Board: EDEXCEL
The qualification is 100% coursework and is assessed through internally set assignments and externally verified through the Awarding Body. Evidence to show understanding can be obtained in various ways including:-
CAREER OPPORTUNITIES / WHY STUDY THE SUBJECT?
Successful learners will be able to progress to Level 3 programmes for example the BTEC Diploma in Public Services. They may also progress to other advanced courses in a variety of areas depending on additional GCSE qualifications gained.
This qualification will enable learners to follow a wide variety of employment pathways in both the uniformed and non uniformed public service sectors.
Potential Career Opportunities: