Qualification Grading Type
Unit Learning Outcomes
Understand how to identify opportunities for Higher Education.
This can also include Higher and Degree Apprenticeships.
1.1Use information sources to research Higher Education courses.
Analyse processes and procedures necessary to gain entry to Higher Education.
1.3Analyse information on Higher Education courses and make appropriate realistic choices.
Understand the process of completing a Higher Education application form.
2.1Complete an application form with excellent attention to detail, meeting a given deadline.
Summarise and evaluate personal experiences, achievement and goals, communicating these clearly in a personal statement.
Understand preparation required for the interview process.
Conduct further personal research into courses at relevant institutions in preparation for an interview.
3.2Prepare provisional answers to anticipated questions, making excellent use of previous experience and recent study.
Understand the need to prepare for the transition to Higher Education.
Analyse the personal and academic qualities needed for successful study in Higher Education.
Explain likely practical problems and barriers in moving to higher education and seek strategies for overcoming these.
4.3Analyse the nature of study in Higher Education.