Foundation Learning


What will I learn?

Functional Skills

Maths:

  • How to use numbers in everyday life, to include money, handling data and common measures

English:

  • Reading and writing
  • Topic work
  • Speaking and listening skills

IT:

  • Practical technology

Foundation Learning

Preparation for Work:

  • How to use numbers in everyday life, to include money, handling data and common measures

Vocational:

  • Food hygiene and safe food practice
  • Food preparation and cooking skills
  • Investigate and practice food service skills
  • Planning visits and events

Personal Development:

  • Reading and writing
  • Topic work
  • Speaking and listening skills

Enrichment:

  • Multi activities, Enterprise projects, Drama, Gardening, Sport

How long will it take to qualify?

1 year

How will I be assessed?

English & Maths: Modular exams

Foundation Learning: Ongoing assessment of progress

Additional Learning Opportunities

Students can access a wife range of enrichment activities offered by the college to all students. For those students with an Education, Health and Care Plan the course will support the identified outcomes.

Who is this course aimed at?

Foundation Learning (Entry Level / Level 1) is a one-year course and is suitable for a student who:

  • wants help and support with their learning;
  • is working at Foundation Learning Level (have achieved mainly grades 1 or 2 at GCSE or not sat external exams)
  • needs to improve their social and communication skills and develop their confidence
  • wants to develop greater independence and life skills
  • wants to improve their English, Maths, ICT and study skills
  • wants to work towards accessing a higher level course, training or employment

What next?

Past students who have completed Foundation Learning have progressed within John Leggott College onto Foundation Learning Year 2, a level 2 course or a Supported Internship

Summary

Get in touch

John Leggott College
West Common Lane
Scunthorpe
North Lincolnshire, DN17 1DS

Tel: +44(0)1724 282998,
​​​​​​​Email: info@leggott.ac.uk

Partners

  • Northern Lincolnshire Education Consortium

Accreditations

  • Sixth Form Colleges Association
  • Ofsted Good Provider