Accredited courses

To enrol on the following free accredited courses, you must have a minimum level of English, such as GCSE grade C or IELTS level 6.0 or equivalent.

Introduction to Youth & Community Work


This course helps you to recognise the roles & skills required and apply the principles that underpin youth & community work. You will identify and assess different communities and define the concepts of youth & young people. Learners who pass the assessment on this module will be offered an interview for a place on the Youth & Community Work Foundation Certificate leading to Youth & Community Work - BA (Hons). ​​​​​​​​

To enrol on this accredited course, you must have a minimum level of English, such as GCSE grade C or IELTS level 6.0 or equivalent.​

Dates and times
Tuesday 16 January 2018 - Tuesday 27 March 2018
9.30am - 12 noon
Venue: Llanedeyrn Hub at the Powerhouse

Level 3 accredited - 10 university credits. Select "Youth and Community Education CEA3014" on the enrolment form.​​​​​​​

Strengthening School Governance


Are you a Cardiff School Governor who would like to improve knowledge and confidence in your role or are you thinking of becoming a School Governor?

Cardiff Metropolitan University's Widening Access team in partnership with Cardiff School of Education is offering a FREE 12 hour short course accredited at level 3 with the aim of:

    • Strengthening Governance
    • Improving academic and professional confidence
    • Raising aspirations
    • Developing Critical Thinking
    • Improving Questioning Skills
    • Appling key features of Welsh education policy to the context of school improvement

 

Successful completion of this course can provide a pathway for further study at Cardiff Metropolitan University through the foundation and undergraduate programme. Applicants need to have GCSE grade C or above or equivalent to attend this course.

Dates and times
Wednesday 10 January 2018 - Wednesday 28 February 2018 (no class in half-term)
6pm - 8pm
Venue: Willows High School

Level 3 accredited - 10 university credits.

Select "Strenghtening School Governance SCM3008" on the enrolment form.

Strengthening School Governance


Are you a Cardiff School Governor who would like to improve knowledge and confidence in your role or are you thinking of becoming a School Governor?

Cardiff Metropolitan University's Widening Access team in partnership with Cardiff School of Education is offering a FREE 12 hour short course accredited at level 3 with the aim of:

    • Strengthening Governance
    • Improving academic and professional confidence
    • Raising aspirations
    • Developing Critical Thinking
    • Improving Questioning Skills
    • Appling key features of Welsh education policy to the context of school improvement

 

Successful completion of this course can provide a pathway for further study at Cardiff Metropolitan University through the foundation and undergraduate programme. Applicants need to have GCSE grade C or above or equivalent to attend this course.

Dates and times
Wednesday 7 March 2018 - Wednesday 2 May 2018 (no class in Easter holidays)
6pm - 8pm
Venue: Cardiff West Community High School

Level 3 accredited - 10 university credits.

Select "Strenghtening School Governance SCM3008" on the enrolment form.