Moston

Qualification type: C&G Extended Certificate Location:
Subject area: Level: Entry
Leaflet Number: 16593 Course Code: CR24403-01
Academic year: 15/16

Construction Skills

Leaflet Information
Leaflet number: 
16593
Course instance ID: 
569137569138
Course code: 
CR24403-01
Learning AIM code: 
60105124
Qualification type: 
C&G Extended Certificate
Level: 
Entry
Subject area: 
Construction
Location: 
Moston Campus

What are the aims of this course?

Entry Level 3 is ideal if you do not have any previous experience in your chosen subject or limited experience in the workplace. If you do not feel confident about your learning and abilities, then this level is a good place to start.

What are the areas covered by this course?

Basic construction elements from Joinery, plastering , brickwork and Painting & Decoration ( Depending on site availability)

What qualifications do I need to do this course?

There are no formal qualifications required for new entrants, but an interest in construction and preparing for education and work.

How is the course assessed?

Through question papers and practical assessment.

Which qualification will I be awarded if I successfully complete the course?

City and Guilds Entry 3 Extended Certificate in Construction Skills.

What will I be able to go on to do after I've completed this course?

You can progress to a Level 1 Diploma in a specific construction area Level1 Multi Trade qualification or employment.

What are the career opportunities?

You can progress to further training in the form of a Level 1 Diploma in a specific trade area or employment.

Segment(s)

School Leavers

Attendance

Full time

Course length

1 Year(s)
Qualification type: Foundation Degree (FdA) Location:
Subject area: Level: 5
Leaflet Number: 6864 Course Code: CR2262-01
Validated by: UCAS Code: W453
Academic year: 15/16

UCAS applications

Applications for full-time higher education courses should be made through the Universities and Colleges Admissions Service (UCAS) website at www.ucas.ac.uk.

Institution code is M10 and course code is W453.

Call our Course Enquiry Team on 0800 068 8585 for further details.


Make-up Artistry (Special Effects pathway)

Leaflet Information
Leaflet number: 
6864
Course instance ID: 
568855568865
Course code: 
CR2262-01
UCAS course code: 
W453
Qualification type: 
Foundation Degree (FdA)
Level: 
5
Location: 
Moston Campus

What's the Make-up Artistry (Special Effects pathway) course about?

"Subject to Validation"

The Make-up Artistry (Special Effects pathway) is designed to offer the learner the opportunity to gain a wealth of experience and knowledge working as a make-up artist in preparation for direct employment within the make-up industry or further study. The course comprises of a range of core modules developing the key skills and attributes to become a successful make-up artist.

Students on this pathway will develop a host of practical skills such as; how to use a camera effectively in a studio and on location, design and apply character make-ups, postiche skills, age for TV and film, perform casualty effects, undertake body art/face painting techniques and mould, make and apply prosthetic pieces using the latest techniques.

The content of the course encourages students to produce innovative ideas in visual imagery, explore creativity and link to the needs of the media make-up industry. The course will prepare students to engage and work as artistic practitioners across a broad range of artistic makeup, including a variety of TV and media environments, theatre and photographic sectors, as well as preparing them to be an independent practitioner/artist.

With the exciting new developments occurring in the world of TV, Manchester is set to become an exhilarating and innovative media city. Make-up artists in this region are highly sought after due to the new BBC Media City at Salford Quays and the redevelopment of ITVs Granada Studios which also provide our learners with excellent opportunities to gain significant work experience.

Year 1 Modules:

* Styling for the Camera (20 credits) Core (both pathways)
This module is designed to provide the student with an opportunity to explore the technical processes and devices required to produce an industry standard portfolio.

* Contextual Studies (20 credits) Core (both pathways)
This module is embedded to encourage and enhance the student's ability to communicate information in an academic and self-directed manner, through the development of key study and transferable skills.

* Specialist Hair and Make-Up Design (20 credits)
This unit provides the student with the opportunity to expand and compliment their own creative style through the utilization of hair design and Special effects make-up.

* Special Effects Character Make-Up (20 credits)
This module is designed to provide the student with an opportunity to develop the basic principles for producing special effects make-up.

* Prosthetic Art (20 Credits)
This module is designed to provide the student with the theoretical and basic practices required to compose a prosthetic characterisation.

* Body Art / Airbrushing (20 credits)
This module is designed to provide the student with an opportunity to express their artistic creativity in the form of body art.

Year 2 Modules:

* Professional Practise (20 Credits) Core (both pathways)
This unit is designed to provide the student with an opportunity to develop first-hand experience of the media industry.

* Freelancing (20 Credits) Core (both pathways)
This unit is designed to enable the student to understand the freelance employment and career opportunities available in preparation for professional practise.

* Make-up Design Application (20 Credits) Core (both pathways)
The student will be encouraged to take an experimental yet informed approach to the visual development of their vocational skills as a make-up artist.

* Applied Postiche / hair styling (20 credits) Core (both pathways)
The unit will enable the student to analyse and examine the effective use of postiche resources within the media industry context.

* Showcase (20 credits) Core (both pathways)
This unit will enable student to develop their knowledge of the management principals and practices and to be able to translate this theory into practise.

* Portfolio Development (20 credits) Core (both pathways)
This unit is designed to provide the student with an opportunity to develop their portfolio in their subject specialist areas and display their own creative styles, so that they can present their ideas and promote their work to the highest professional standard.

The learner's practical expertise will be developed and be assessed through experience in workshops, studio and external environments. The learner will be exposed to a series of techniques through tutor led classes and demonstrations, project based briefs and individual development support. Examples of assessments include:
- Learning journals
- Portfolio
- Work experience
- Presentation
- Peer Assessment
- Style File
- Essays
- Observations

What will I be able to do after I've completed this course?

Graduates from this programme are expected to find employment in a variety of multi-disciplinary practices, including television/film production companies, theatres or as freelance artists. There is also a direct progression route to the top-up degree course at The Manchester College.

Students on this pathway have undertaken work opportunities for the likes of BBCs `Tubby and Enid', Lime Productions Pilot `Shelf Stackers', BBC Series `Candy Cabs', CBBC `The Slammer, BBCs `The Village'. The prosthetic modules have also equipped some learners to go on to become trainees to world renowned prosthetic artists operating within the TV and film industry.

What qualifications or experience do I need to do this course?

The ideal candidate will have a passion for make-up, be creative and enthusiastic.

Applicants should possess an A level, BTEC National diploma or an equivalent level 3 qualification with a creative content , Mature applicants (aged 21 or above) who demonstrate relevant skills or knowledge gained in employment or vocational activity may also apply.

All applicants will be required to apply through UCAS and should have a minimum of 160 UCAS points. Applicants may be invited to attend an interview where they will be asked to provide examples of written work, a portfolio of images demonstrating their skills within make-up / hair, or provide examples of designs work/illustrations.

Segment(s)

University and Degree level

Attendance

Full time

Course length

2 Year(s)

Weeks per year

33

Hours per week

16

As the definition of full time and part time can vary from course to course, please check with the tutor as to the exact number of hours study each week this course will entail.

How much will the course cost me?

For information on HE course fees, please contact our Course Enquiry Team on 0161 203 2100.

How do I apply?

All full-time applications from students in the UK and from overseas should be made using the online application system on the UCAS website www.ucas.ac.uk

Please note, the course information on this website is provided as a reference guide only and is subject to change. It is therefore important that you check all course details, including location, timetable, fee, etc, at enrolment as the college operates a no refund policy.



 
Qualification type: Foundation Degree (FdA) Location:
Subject area: Level: 5
Leaflet Number: 6865 Course Code: CR2263-01
Validated by: UCAS Code: 3M77
Academic year: 15/16

UCAS applications

Applications for full-time higher education courses should be made through the Universities and Colleges Admissions Service (UCAS) website at www.ucas.ac.uk.

Institution code is M10 and course code is 3M77.

Call our Course Enquiry Team on 0800 068 8585 for further details.


Make-up Artistry (Fashion and Media pathway)

Leaflet Information
Leaflet number: 
6865
Course instance ID: 
568857568858
Course code: 
CR2263-01
UCAS course code: 
3M77
Qualification type: 
Foundation Degree (FdA)
Level: 
5
Location: 
Moston Campus

What's the Make-up Artistry (Fashion and Media pathway) course about?

"Subject to Validation"

The Make-up Artistry (Fashion and Media pathway) is designed to offer the learner the opportunity to gain a wealth of experience and knowledge working as a make-up artist in preparation for direct employment within the make-up industry or further study. The course comprises of a range of core modules developing the key skills and attributes to become a successful make-up artist.

Students on this pathway will develop a host of practical skills such as; Corrective make-up techniques, Fashion hair styling, Creative make-up application techniques for the likes of Catwalk and Historical hair and make-up using postiche.

The content of the course encourages students to produce innovative ideas in visual imagery, explore creativity and link to the needs of the Media Make-up Industry. The course will prepare students to engage and work as artistic practitioners across a broad range of artistic makeup, including a variety of TV and media environments, theatre and photographic sectors, as well as preparing them to be an independent practitioner/artist.

With the exciting new developments occurring in the world of TV, Manchester is set to become an exhilarating and innovative media city. Make-up Artists in this region are highly sought after due to the new BBC Media City at Salford Quays and the redevelopment of ITVs Granada Studios which also provide our learners with excellent opportunities to gain significant work experience.

Year 1 Modules:

* Styling for the Camera (20 credits) Core (both pathways)
This module is designed to provide the student with an opportunity to explore the technical processes and devices required to produce an industry standard portfolio.

* Contextual Studies (20 credits) Core (both pathways)
This module is embedded to encourage and enhance the student's ability to communicate information in an academic and self-directed manner, through the development of key study and transferable skills.

* Cosmetic Function & form (20 Credits)
This module is designed to enable the learners to develop the basic theoretical and vocational skills of cosmetic function and method.

* The art of creative make-up (20 Credits)
This module allows the opportunity for the student to identify with visual design through an exploration of different contemporary make-up styles and artistic influences evident within the make-up industry.

* Creative Hairstyling (20 Credits)
This module is designed to provide the student with an opportunity to generate the skills required to produce a range of fashion hair styles.

* Historical Concepts Hair & Make-up (20 Credits)
This module aims to provide the student with a critical awareness of the value that historical references can have in the development of a hair and make-up trends.

Year 2 Modules:

* Professional Practise (20 Credits) Core (both pathways)
This unit is designed to provide the student with an opportunity to develop first-hand experience of the media industry. The unit draws together the learning from other units and enables the learners to integrate them into their subject specialist area.

* Freelancing (20 Credits) Core (both pathways)
This unit is designed to enable the student to understand the freelance employment and career
opportunities available in preparation for professional practise.

* Make-up Design Application (20 Credits) Core (both pathways)
The student will be encouraged to take an experimental yet informed approach to the visual development of their vocational skills as a make-up artist.

* Applied Postiche / hair styling (20 credits) Core (both pathways)
The unit will enable the student to analyse and examine the effective use of postiche resources within the media industry context.

* Showcase (20 credits) Core (both pathways)
This unit will enable student to develop their knowledge of the management principals and practices and to be able to translate this theory into practise.

* Portfolio Development (20 credits) Core (both pathways)
This unit is designed to provide the student with an opportunity to develop their portfolio in their subject specialist areas and display their own creative styles, so that they can present their ideas and promote their work to the highest professional standard.

The learner's practical expertise will be developed and be assessed through experience in workshops, studio and external environments. The learner will be exposed to a series of techniques through tutor led classes and demonstrations, project based briefs and individual development support. Examples of assessments include:
- Learning journals
- Portfolio
- Work experience
- Presentation
- Peer Assessment
- Style File
- Essays
- Observations

What will I be able to do after I've completed this course?

Graduates from this programme are expected to find employment in a variety of multi-disciplinary practices, including television/film production companies, theatres or as freelance artists. There is also a direct progression route to the top-up degree course at The Manchester College.

Completing the course on this pathway has provided former learners with the opportunity to successfully progress as a make-up artist in the TV and film industry. Working on the likes of 'Captain America', and `My Week with Marilyn', In addition we have a range of learners who are currently working for well-known make-up brands Mac , Benefit, Bobbie Brown. A number of students on this pathway also go onto set up their businesses operating as a photographic make-up artist and within the bridal industry.

What qualifications or experience do I need to do this course?

The ideal candidate will have a passion for make-up, be creative and enthusiastic.

Applicants should possess an A level, BTEC National diploma or an equivalent level 3 qualification with a creative content , Mature applicants (aged 21 or above) who demonstrate relevant skills or knowledge gained in employment or vocational activity may also apply.

All applicants will be required to apply through UCAS and should have a minimum of 160 UCAS points. Applicants may be invited to attend an interview where they will be asked to provide examples of written work, a portfolio of images demonstrating their skills within make-up / hair, or provide examples of designs work/illustrations.

Segment(s)

University and Degree level

Attendance

Full time

Course length

2 Year(s)

Weeks per year

33

Hours per week

16

As the definition of full time and part time can vary from course to course, please check with the tutor as to the exact number of hours study each week this course will entail.

How much will the course cost me?

For information on HE course fees, please contact our Course Enquiry Team on 0161 203 2100.


 

‘Springboard’ for young chefs

Four talented hopefuls, aged 12-16, have taken up the challenge to showcase their cooking skills. The Manchester College hosted the local final of The Springboard Charity’s FutureChef 2015 competition at our state-of-the-art training ...

Caitlin's winning dessert

 
Qualification type: Bachelor of Arts Location:
Subject area: Level: 6
Leaflet Number: 6867 Course Code: CR2261-01
Validated by: University of Salford UCAS Code: 3M67
Academic year: 15/16

UCAS applications

Applications for full-time higher education courses should be made through the Universities and Colleges Admissions Service (UCAS) website at www.ucas.ac.uk.

Institution code is M10 and course code is 3M67.

Call our Course Enquiry Team on 0800 068 8585 for further details.


Make-up Artistry (Fashion and Media Pathway) (Top Up)

Leaflet Information
Leaflet number: 
6867
Course instance ID: 
568883568884
Course code: 
CR2261-01
Learning AIM code: 
00246609
UCAS course code: 
3M67
Awarding body: 
University of Salford
Qualification type: 
Bachelor of Arts
Level: 
6
Subject area: 
Hair and Beauty Therapy
Location: 
Moston Campus

What's the Make-up Artistry (Fashion and Media Pathway) (Top Up) course about?

The programme is designed to offer students who have successfully completed the foundation degree, or a similar course in make-up, the opportunity to obtain the award of an honours degree.

The course comprises of a range of core modules designed to further extend key skills, attributes and advance technical ability in the art of make-up transformation.

The course aims to produce professional make-up artists who are equipped with all the skills to adapt and respond to the challenging demands of the make-up industry.

With the exciting new developments occurring in the world of TV, Manchester is set to become an exhilarating and innovative media city. Make-up artists in this region are highly sought after due to the new BBC Media City at Salford Quays and the redevelopment of ITVs Granada Studios which provide our students with excellent opportunities to gain significant experience and work placements.

The course is delivered full time over two days by industry specialist staff, further supported by a range of guest speakers. In addition, students have been able to travel to make-up artist exhibitions and events, including London IMATS, Mac pro Liverpool and have been granted the opportunity to train in a make-up school in Japan

Students will study

Multi-media show reel development to engage students in meaningful liaison and collaboration via projects with other students or professionals from complementary performance disciplines. Along with promoting their talent, students also develop enterprise and advanced employability skills.

Advanced materials and processes for characterisation focussing on individual projects that extend students personal design and research related to characterisation for stage and screen productions. Through examining and developing specialist skills each student will explore emerging issues and perceptions of continuity within a production.

Promotional development to give students the necessary marketing skills to publicise their expertise as a make-up artist. Students will investigate and analyse the concept of marketing in relation to the media industry, how the internet can be utilised as a marketing tool, culminating in the generation of an online profile or website to showcase their work to prospective employers.

Advanced creative portfolio project providing a framework to explore personalised ideas and concepts by undertaking supervised, student-centred projects. Students are encouraged to identify an issue or set of issues around which to focus ideas development whilst supporting the extension of their research and presentation skills.

Advanced contextual project enabling the students to undertake primary and secondary research to examine their chosen topic in depth and reflect on associated critical debates

The students practical expertise will be assessed through the activities undertaken in workshops, studio and external environments.

Examples of assessments include:
- Dissertation
- E-Portfolio
- Professional practice
- Presentation
- Show reel
- Website/profile
- Peer Assessment
- Essays
- Observations

What will I be able to do after I've completed this course?

Upon successful completion of the course students will be equipped with the skills to progress directly into employment as Make-Up Artists within a broad spectrum of make-up disciplines including: TV, Film, Fashion, Editorial, Bridal or Teaching

What qualifications or experience do I need to do this course?

The ideal candidate will have a passion for make-up, be creative and enthusiastic. It will be beneficial if you have undertaken work experience within the make-up industry to give you an insight into the working practices of a make-up artist.

Applicants to the course will be expected to possess one of the following qualifications,
- A Foundation Degree in a related subject area
- A HND in a related subject area

All students must formally apply through UCAS and applicants who are shortlisted may be invited to attend an interview.

Segment(s)

University and Degree level

Attendance

Full time

Course length

1 Year(s)

Weeks per year

33

Hours per week

14

As the definition of full time and part time can vary from course to course, please check with the tutor as to the exact number of hours study each week this course will entail.

How much will the course cost me?

For information on HE course fees, please contact our Course Enquiry Team on 0161 203 2100.


 
Qualification type: Bachelor of Arts Location:
Subject area: Level: 6
Leaflet Number: 6866 Course Code: CR2260-01
Validated by: University of Salford UCAS Code: B3W4
Academic year: 15/16

UCAS applications

Applications for full-time higher education courses should be made through the Universities and Colleges Admissions Service (UCAS) website at www.ucas.ac.uk.

Institution code is M10 and course code is B3W4.

Call our Course Enquiry Team on 0800 068 8585 for further details.


Make-up Artistry (Special Effects Pathway) (Top Up)

Leaflet Information
Leaflet number: 
6866
Course instance ID: 
568873568874
Course code: 
CR2260-01
Learning AIM code: 
00246610
UCAS course code: 
B3W4
Awarding body: 
University of Salford
Qualification type: 
Bachelor of Arts
Level: 
6
Subject area: 
Hair and Beauty Therapy
Location: 
Moston Campus

What's the Make-up Artistry (Special Effects Pathway) (Top Up) course about?

The programme is designed to offer students who have successfully completed the foundation degree, or a similar course in make-up, the opportunity to obtain the award of an honours degree.

The course comprises of a range of core modules designed to further extend key skills, attributes and advance technical ability in the art of make-up transformation.

The course aims to produce professional make-up artists who are equipped with all the skills to adapt and respond to the challenging demands of the make-up industry.

With the exciting new developments occurring in the world of TV, Manchester is set to become an exhilarating and innovative media city. Make-up artists in this region are highly sought after due to the new BBC Media City at Salford Quays and the redevelopment of ITVs Granada Studios which provide our students with excellent opportunities to gain significant experience and work placements.

The course is delivered full time over two days by industry specialist staff, further supported by a range of guest speakers. In addition, students have been able to travel to make-up artist exhibitions and events, including London IMATS, Mac pro Liverpool and have been granted the opportunity to train in a make-up school in Japan

Students will study:
Advanced character creation to further investigate the transformational aspects of make-up and to extend their skills in prosthetic art. Through the examination of how the human body can be modified, extended and distorted through the use of prosthetics, the student will extend their application and colouring technical effects to construct prosthetic characterisations

Advanced materials and processes related advance skills within the art of prosthetic construction, through the exploration of for example, fibre glass materials. The student will further develop their awareness of the variety of 3 dimensional techniques available, through the utilisation of 2D and 3D approaches in the generation and communication of SFX design developments.

Promotional development to give students the necessary marketing skills to publicise their expertise as a make-up artist. Students will investigate and analyse the concept of marketing in relation to the media industry, how the internet can be utilised as a marketing tool, culminating in the generation of an online profile or website to showcase their work to prospective employers.

Advanced creative portfolio project providing a framework to explore personalised ideas and concepts by undertaking supervised, student-centred projects. Students are encouraged to identify an issue or set of issues around which to focus ideas development whilst supporting the extension of their research and presentation skills.

Advanced contextual project enabling the students to undertake primary and secondary research to examine their chosen topic in depth and reflect on associated critical debates.

The students practical expertise will be assessed through the activities undertaken in workshops, studio and external environments.

Examples of assessments include:
- Dissertation
- E-Portfolio
- Professional practice
- Presentation
- Show reel
- Website/profile
- Peer Assessment
- Essays
- Observations

What will I be able to do after I've completed this course?

Upon successful completion of the course students will be equipped with the skills to progress directly into employment as Make-Up Artists within a broad spectrum of make-up disciplines including: TV, Film, Fashion, Editorial, Bridal or Teaching

What qualifications or experience do I need to do this course?

The ideal candidate will have a passion for make-up, be creative and enthusiastic. It will be beneficial if you have undertaken work experience within the make-up industry to give you an insight into the working practices of a make-up artist.

Applicants to the course will be expected to possess one of the following qualifications,
- A Foundation Degree in a related subject area, including experience of making and applying prosthetic pieces.
- A HND in a related subject area, including experience of making and applying prosthetic pieces.

All students must formally apply through UCAS and applicants who are shortlisted may be invited to attend an interview.

Segment(s)

University and Degree level

Attendance

Full time

Course length

1 Year(s)

Weeks per year

33

Hours per week

14

As the definition of full time and part time can vary from course to course, please check with the tutor as to the exact number of hours study each week this course will entail.

How much will the course cost me?

For information on HE course fees, please contact our Course Enquiry Team on 0161 203 2100.


 

Students give a helping hand after Manchester Dogs’ Home tragedy

The fire which ripped through Manchester Dogs’ Home on September 11 killing 60 dogs prompted a nationwide display of compassion. With such a tragedy on our doorstep, The Manchester College showed its support with students from the first year ...
Construction students help rebuild Manchester Dogs’ Home

 
Qualification type: NVQ Diploma Location:
Subject area: Level: 2
Leaflet Number: 6853 Course Code: CR24672-01
Awarding body: City and Guilds of London Institute (CG)
Academic year: 15/16

Nail Services

Leaflet Information
Leaflet number: 
6853
Course instance ID: 
568464568462
Course code: 
CR24672-01
Learning AIM code: 
50087666
Awarding body: 
City and Guilds of London Institute (CG)
Qualification type: 
NVQ Diploma
Level: 
2
Subject area: 
Hair and Beauty Therapy
Location: 
Moston Campus

What's the Nail Services course about?

These qualifications are for those interested in a career in nails. Candidates should have good listening and communication skills, a positive attitude to work and an ability to work as part of a team. Having a work experience placement is an essential requirement for all those wishing to enrol on this course.

Areas covered by the course are:
G4 Fulfil Salon Reception
G8 Develop & Maintain your Effectiveness at Work
G18 Promote Additional Services/Products
G20 Health & Safety
N2 Provide Manicure Services
N3 Provide Pedicure Services
N4 Carry out Nail Services
N5 Apply & Maintain Nail Enhancements
English/Maths Functional Skills
Personal Learning & Thinking Skills
Employees Rights & Responsibilities.

We will observe you performing normal work activities t in the workplace (on the job training over a period of time and college (off the job training). Mandatory tests, oral/written questions, professional discussions, assignments, projects and photographic evidence all contribute to building a portfolio of evidence.

Assessment is carried out by formative and summative observation. For the qualifications, candidates will be required to complete:
- a portfolio of evidence (logbook) for each unit
- essential knowledge and understanding requirements.

What will I be able to do after I've completed this course?

You can progress to VRQ Level 3 Nail Technology or Advanced Apprenticeship

What qualifications or experience do I need to do this course?

Applicants must have literacy and numeracy skills equivalent to level 1 or above.
We will also ask you to complete an initial assessment.

Which qualification will I be awarded if I successfully complete the Nail Services course?

One successful completion of the course you will be awarded a City and Guilds Level 2 Diploma in Nail Services

Segment(s)

Adults

Attendance

Part time (evening)

Course length

1 Year(s)

Weeks per year

35

Hours per week

6.5

As the definition of full time and part time can vary from course to course, please check with the tutor as to the exact number of hours study each week this course will entail.

How much will the course cost me?

You can call our Course Enquiry Team on 0161 203 2100 for details of the fees for this course.
Qualification type: GCSE Location:
Subject area: Level: 2
Leaflet Number: 6810 Course Code: CR22436-03
Academic year: 15/16

Biology

Leaflet Information
Leaflet number: 
6810
Course instance ID: 
568084568085
Course code: 
CR22436-03
Qualification type: 
GCSE
Level: 
2
Location: 
Moston Campus

What's the Biology course about?

This course is aimed at mature students and is designed to develop students' knowledge and understanding of biology and to provide progression towards employment or further study.

The course is delivered using a variety of methods, including classroom teaching, supported study and group work.

You will be assessed via coursework and an examination.

What will I be able to do after I've completed this course?

Successful students may wish to join an Access to HE Diploma.

What qualifications or experience do I need to do this course?

You will need to have at least a grade D in maths or have exceptionally strong maths skills. You will also need to demonstrate you have the commitment and skills necessary to successfully complete the course. You will also need a reasonable level of reading and writing skills.

You will need to demonstrate that you have the commitment and skills necessary to successfully complete the course.

Which qualification will I be awarded if I successfully complete the Biology course?

GCSE Biology by AQA.

Segment(s)

Adults

Attendance

Part time (evening)

Course length

1 Year(s)

Weeks per year

33

Hours per week

3

As the definition of full time and part time can vary from course to course, please check with the tutor as to the exact number of hours study each week this course will entail.

How much will the course cost me?

You can call our Course Enquiry Team on 0161 203 2100 for details of the fees for this course.
Qualification type: Award Location:
Subject area: Level: 1
Leaflet Number: 16651 Course Code: CR25254-01
Academic year: 15/16

Food and Beverage Skills

Leaflet Information
Leaflet number: 
16651
Course instance ID: 
568004568005
Course code: 
CR25254-01
Qualification type: 
Award
Level: 
1
Subject area: 
Hospitality and Catering
Location: 
Moston Campus

What are the aims of this course?

The programme is for people who are passionate about food service and would like to learn and develop their restaurant skills. The main part of the course is practical based which prepares the learners for a career in the hospitality and catering industry with a focus on communication and employability skills. The course also involves further development of English and Maths

What are the areas covered by this course?

- Introduction to the hospitality and catering industry
- Food safety
- Health and safety
- Types and use of equipment
- Healthy eating and diets
- Food and beverage service skills
- Bar skills
- Hot beverage skills
- Dealing with payments
- Understanding menus

What qualifications do I need to do this course?

2 grade D at GCSE

How is the course assessed?

Class based practical assessments, short answer questions and assignments

Which qualification will I be awarded if I successfully complete the course?

On successful complete of this course you will be awarded City and Guilds Level 1 Award in Food and Beverage Service

What will I be able to go on to do after I've completed this course?

Successful learners will progress to the level 2 certificate/diploma in culinary skills. Pathways to apprenticeships

What are the career opportunities?

Food service staff in restaurants or hotels

Segment(s)

School Leavers

Attendance

Full time

Course length

1 Year(s)