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Preparation for Working Life

Preparation for Working Life combines Business Studies, Health and Social Care and Life-Skills.

The GCSE equivalent qualification is awarded by AQA and leads to a Level 1 or Level 2 Certificate.

The students have to study 9 Topics and complete 3 pieces of coursework.

The examination is worth 80% and the coursework 20%.

The 9 topics of study are;

  1. Personal Awareness
  2. Health Lifestyles
  3. Relationships
  4. The Changing world of Work
  5. Job search and application procedure
  6. Economic and Financial Aspects of Life
  7. Employment Opportunities
  8. Hazard Identification
  9. Enterprise Skills

The coursework component;

  1. Letter of application for a job or course
  2. Creation of a personal CV
  3. Interview preparation notes


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