Personal and Social Development

Key stage 4

 

What qualification will the course lead to? Entry Level Qualification (Level 1 – Level 3)

Which Examination Board? ASDAN (Award Scheme Development and Accreditation Network)

 

Course content

Topics covered by the course can include:

•    Preparing for work

•    Healthy living

•    Managing own money

•    Personal safety in the home and community

•    Leisure time

•    Technology in the home and community

This course is designed for students who would benefit from independent study based on a series of life skills and key skills.  Therefore, it is suitable for students who are working at National Curriculum Levels 1 – 3 in your subjects.

How will students be assessed?

There is no exam. A portfolio of evidence is completed throughout the course that shows the level of progress made by individual students.