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Start Date:Level:Study mode:Course location:Course Type:
30/09/2020EPart-Time - DayBede CampusSkills for Employment
24/11/2020EPart-Time - DayBede CampusSkills for Employment

What’s it all about?

This programme is suitable for those who wish to seek employment in business administration and is designed to give basic knowledge regarding the process of Minute Taking.

Those wishing to undertake this course must be aged 19 or over. You will need to have at least a Level 1 English skills as writing is a key element of the course.

Study levelCostAdditional fees
19+please enquireYou will need to provide your own stationery.

This course is designed to explore basic skills with regard to Minute Taking.

The course will support learners who have not been involved in Minute Taking previously and will give them a basic understanding of the processes involved.

Learners will c

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What’s next?

To support career development, you could also complete:

Get Ready for Business Administration
Get Ready for I.T. in Business Administration
Level 2 Certificate in Business Administration

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Why college is different to school

A fresh start

Sometimes you just need a clean break to become the person you were destined to be. Starting college is the perfect opportunity to break free and become that new person!

New people

Our diverse student community means that you will meet lots of new people of different ages, backgrounds and interests, so you can enjoy making lifelong friendships!

Specialist Staff

Most of our lecturers are industry savvy and are experts in teaching 16-18 year olds. They have lots of valuable experience and knowledge to pass onto you.

Independence

College is a more mature and relaxed environment than school and you are treated like an adult. You’ll be on first name terms with your lecturers so no more Sir and Miss! You can also start to make your own decisions.

Free time

Your timetable will be very different to school. You will have a lot more free time to take part in extra-curricular activities, study, or get extra money and work experience with a part-time job.

Different environment

College is a very different learning environment to school. You may even become more inspired and have a new motivation to work towards your future goal in a college environment.

More choice

A college can offer a much wider choice of A-Level subjects, plus vocational courses in lots of different subjects and at different levels.

More opportunities

You will have the opportunity to take part in lots of different activities outside of the classroom to boost your confidence and help you develop your skills and personal qualities.

Specialist facilities

A college can invest in an extensive range of industry-standard facilities to give you the skills and knowledge to prepare for university or employment, and can also offer subjects that need specialist facilities.

99.1% overall pass rate for A-Levels

(*Summer 2019).

Why choose Sunderland College for A-Levels?

We have a 100% pass rate in 20 A-Level subjects.

(*Summer 2019)

We offer the widest range of A-Level subjects in the region.

Our teaching staff are A-Level experts and specialise in teaching 16-19 year olds.

Our High Achievers programme supports gifted and talented students to reach their full potential by developing their skills and talents.

We have excellent pastoral and academic support from our dedicated sixth form staff.

We have an extensive enrichment programme and links with universities.