Please follow the below link for information regarding the College and Covid.

Latest Covid-19 and college information.

Cornwall College Duchy College Bicton College Falmouth Marine School CCB Training

Foundation Learning Independence Pathway: Personal Progress Towards Independence

Entry Level

Bookmark  

Key Info

Learning Area   Foundation Learning
Delivery Mode   Full-time
Duration   1 to 3 years depending on individual needs.
Course Code   10910-CAM-22,10367-STA-22


Dates & Locations

Course Type   16-19
Location   Cornwall College Camborne
Start Date   06/09/2022
Fees   Tuition Fees: £0.00


Course Type   16-19
Location   Cornwall College St Austell
Start Date   13/09/2022
Fees   Tuition Fees: £0.00

This course is part of our FL Independence pathway, and is aimed to develop your independence. This is achieved through knowledge and skills that will support your transition to adulthood, with a clear focus on developing your personal progress in this area.

On this pathway you will work towards individual personal targets linked to different areas of independence, which may include:

Learning to travel by bus or train;
Independent living at home, e.g. basic home cooking skills or keeping the home clean and tidy;
Independent living in the community, which may include learning to go shopping or going to a restaurant;
Personal development, such as learning to keep safe and the importance of staying healthy.

We will work with you, your parents and carers in designing your programme of study, setting your targets and assessing progress inside and outside of College.

Our vision is to support you to be INDEPENDENT, CONFIDENT AND RESILIENT so that you are well-prepared to engage with the wider community. The Personal Progress Towards Independence course is a great way to develop in all of these areas.

  What You Will Learn

Within this pathway you will focus on developing your independence and you could also develop your vocational skills. We will support you in developing your skills in using English and maths too. Aside from the academic skills, we will work with you to develop a range of social and interaction skills to help prepare you for your next steps.

  Entry Requirements

You need to be working at Entry 1 within the areas of English & maths and have an interest in developing your independence.

  Work Experience

Work experience is not a requirement of this course, however employability skills will be at the forefront of your studies during National Careers Week and internal work experience opportunities may be available in our Foundation Learning run shop / Coffee shop, The Hub at our Camborne campus

If you choose to study at our St Austell Campus opportunities may be available in our Foundation learning run VIEW shop and Coffee shop.



  Assessment

Your assessment and progress will be based on an individually tailored RARPA (Recognising and Recording Progress & Achievement) programme that focusses on individual targets and goals which are linked to outcomes set within your Education, Health and care Plan and / or your individual goals and aspirations. Throughout the year your targets will be regularly reviewed and a portfolio of your learning will be produced.

  Progression

Once you have completed this pathway you may wish to progress on to other pathways within Foundation Learning such as FL Skills or FL Works. If you leave College, you will leave with skills that will enable you to be more independent at home or in the community.

  Gallery


 

  Tags


# FoundationLearning # SkillsforLife # foundation2021

Courses listed on this website are indicative of the subject, nature and level of study. The College reserves the right to alter specific qualifications titles, awarding bodies and levels of qualification, which can change in year. Any cost may also vary, based on personal funding eligibility. The Cornwall College Group reserves the right to withdraw any course listed at any time.

Download as PDF

  Related Events

Open Event at Camborne campus

Open Event at Camborne campus

8 February 2022, 17:00-19:00


Discover the huge range of courses, degrees and apprenticeships available across the Cornwall College campuses in Camborne, Newquay and St Austell.

Read More

Open Event at St Austell campus

Open Event at St Austell campus

8 February 2022, 17:00-19:00


Read More

  Related News

Blog: Getting ready for college!

Blog: Getting ready for college!

23rd August 2021


Read article

Blog: Top tips for results week

Blog: Top tips for results week

6th August 2021


You’ve done it, you’ve reached the long-awaited month of August - here is what you need to know next.

Read article

Star students celebrated at dazzling awards ceremony

Star students celebrated at dazzling awards ceremony

8th July 2021


The region’s largest college group has honoured the achievements of its top students with a dazzling award ceremony at the world famous Eden Project.

Read article

Future careers take centre stage at virtual college open day

Future careers take centre stage at virtual college open day

30th April 2021


People of all ages are being invited to experience everything a leading south west college group has to offer at a virtual event next month.

Read article

  Similar Courses

Foundation Learning Works Pathway: Pathway 2 Employment Stage 2 (Supported Internship)

Level 1 • Full-time • Cornwall College Camborne, Cornwall College St Austell


Interested in work? FL Works has a very clear focus to prepare you for employment. You may study this pathway in two stages. Pathway to Employment Stage 1 and Pathway to Employment Stage 2 (Supported Internship). Pathway to Employment Stage 2 (Supported Internship): Following on from the Pathway to Employment Stage 1 course, if you have a genuine desire to get a job and you can demonstrate an excellent record of behaviour and attendance, then this course is ideal for you.? Our vision is to support you to be INDEPENDENT, CONFIDENT AND RESILIENT so that you are well-prepared to engage with the wider community. The Pathway 2 Employment course and experiences within it, will most certainly help you to develop in these areas, working towards your chosen aspiration.?

View course

Introduction to Creative Writing ( St Austell )

No Qualification • Part-time • Cornwall College Camborne, Cornwall College St Austell


Introduction to creative writing will enable you to translate your thoughts into a work of fiction with a beginning, middle and end. On this 6 week course you will learn how to build drama and create tension through focusing on character development. Each class will include a discussion of a specific technique used by a professional writer, where you will discover what you like and why, to develop your personal vision.

View course

Foundation Learning Works Pathway: Work-related Studies

Level 1 • Full-time • Cornwall College Camborne, Cornwall College St Austell


Interested in work? FL Works has a very clear focus to prepare you for employment. You may study this pathway in two stages. Pathway to Employment Stage 1 (getting work ready) and Pathway to Employment Stage 2 (Supported Internship).? Work Related Studies Level 1: If you are not quite ready to enter the world of work, but would like to develop your employability skills this course is ideal. You will learn core employability skills through activities that develop your communication and teamwork.? The course involves three days in College; one of which will be an internal work placement, and two days in the classroom.? Our vision is to support you to be INDEPENDENT, CONFIDENT AND RESILIENT so that you are well-prepared to engage with the wider community. The Pathway 2 Employment course and experiences within it, will most certainly help you to develop in these areas, working towards your chosen aspiration.?

View course

Cornwall College https://www.cornwall.ac.uk/wp-content/uploads/2020/03/DC-BC-CC-FOUNDATION-LEARNING-5-scaled.jpg FoundationLearning, SkillsforLife, foundation2021