Adult learning and part-time course guide 2018/2019 - Northbrook
Adult learning and part-time course guide 2018/2019 - Northbrook
Contents Why choose the MET . . 2 Where are our campuses . . 3 College facilities . . 4 Higher Education . . 8 Services for employers . . 10 Apprenticeships . . 12 Courses for international students . . 14 Opening doors . . 16 Central Brighton . . 17 East Brighton . . 71 Broadwater, Worthing . . 81 West Durrington, Goring-by-Sea . . 105 Shoreham Airport . . 125 Access to Higher Education Business and Professional Central Brighton 47 Broadwater 95 Catering and Hospitality/cookery Business and Professional Central Brighton 30 West Durrington 107 Leisure and hobby West Durrington 124 CIPD Business and Professional Central Brighton 21 Broadwater 83 Counselling Business and Professional Central Brighton 22 Broadwater 84 Creative writing Leisure and hobby Central Brighton 58 Broadwater 100 Decoration and maintenance Business and professional/ Leisure and hobby East Brighton 77 Education and training Business and professional Central Brighton 23 Broadwater 84 West Durrington 106 European languages Business and professional Central Brighton 68 Broadwater 104 West Durrington 123 Electrical installation Business and professional East Brighton 75 Filmmaking Business and professional Central Brighton 59 History Leisure and hobby Central Brighton 64 Engineering Business and professional Broadwater 88 Leisure and hobby Broadwater 103 English and mathematics Business and professional Central Brighton 43 Broadwater 93 ESOL Business and professional Central Brighton 44 Broadwater 94 IT and computing Business and professional Central Brighton 25 Broadwater 87 Graphic and web design Business and professional Central Brighton 26 Hairdressing and barbering Business and professional Central Brighton 40 Broadwater 92 Mobile air conditioning Business and professional Shoreham Airport 126 Photography and digital arts Leisure and hobby Central Brighton 60 West Durrington 122 Music Business and professional West Durrington 108 Leisure and hobby Central Brighton 59 Plumbing Business and professional East Brighton 76 Sport Business and professional East Brighton 79 Motor vehicle maintenance Leisure and hobby Central Brighton 78 Dressmaking and embroidery Leisure and hobby Broadwater 102 Art, design and crafts Business and Professional Central Brighton 28 West Durrington 110 Leisure and hobby Central Brighton 52 Broadwater 101 West Durrington 112 Beauty and holistics Business and Professional Central Brighton 31 Broadwater 90 Leisure and hobby Central Brighton 62 Broadwater 98 Accountancy Business and Professional Central Brighton 18 Broadwater 82 Business and management Business and Professional Central Brighton 20 Broadwater 86 Carpentry and joinery Business and Professional East Brighton 73 Broadwater 89 Leisure and hobby Broadwater 103 Aircraft maintenance Business and Professional Shoreham Airport 126 Art History Leisure and hobby Broadwater 99 British Sign Language Leisure and hobby Central Brighton 70 Courses .
. 17 Important information . . 129 Paying for a course . . 130 Enrolling on a course . . 132 Applying for a course . . 133 Course conditions . . 135 College services . . 136 Prince’s Trust . . 138 Browse by course Browse by campus Contents Why choose the MET . . 2 Where are our campuses . . 3 College facilities . . 4 Higher Education . . 9 Services for employers . . 10 Apprenticeships . . 12 Courses for international students . . 14 Opening doors . . 16 Access to Higher Education Business and Professional Central Brighton 47 Broadwater 95 Catering and hospitality/cookery Business and Professional Central Brighton 30 West Durrington 107 Leisure and hobby West Durrington 124 CIPD Business and Professional Central Brighton 21 Broadwater 83 Counselling Business and Professional Central Brighton 22 Broadwater 84 Creative writing Leisure and hobby Central Brighton 58 Broadwater 100 Art, design and crafts Business and Professional Central Brighton 28 West Durrington 110 Leisure and hobby Central Brighton 52 Broadwater 101 West Durrington 112 Beauty and holistics Business and Professional Central Brighton 31 Broadwater 90 Leisure and hobby Central Brighton 62 Broadwater 98 Accountancy Business and Professional Central Brighton 18 Broadwater 82 Business and management Business and Professional Central Brighton 20 Broadwater 86 Carpentry and joinery Business and Professional East Brighton 73 Broadwater 89 Leisure and hobby Broadwater 103 Aircraft maintenance Business and Professional Shoreham Airport 126 Art history Leisure and hobby Broadwater 99 British Sign Language Leisure and hobby Central Brighton 70 Courses .
. 17 Important information . . 129 Paying for a course . . 130 Enrolling on a course . . 132 Applying for a course . . 133 Course conditions . . 135 College services . . 136 Prince’s Trust . . 138 Browse by course
2 3 Why choose the MET? Over 150 years of innovation and expertise Greater Brighton Metropolitan College (MET) was created from the merger of City College Brighton and Northbrook College. It draws on 150 years of heritage, history and experience. We operate across five campuses in Brighton, Shoreham and Worthing, and teach around 7,500 adult learners. Our experienced teaching staff are passionate about their areas of expertise and are committed to helping you to attain your learning goals and meet your personal aims.
A wide variety of courses run throughout the year Whether you want to achieve a professional certification or try out a new hobby, we have a course for you.
We run a wide range of courses, scheduled to accommodate busy lives. With this in mind, we offer part-time and evening options, with courses starting at various points throughout the year. Facilities for students Access to quality teaching resources, rooms and studios Online access to course documents, resources and study support Library and computing facilities at all campuses Access to our student services, including career advice and additional learning support Cafés and coffee bars offering a wide range of reasonably-priced meals, snacks and drinks Hair and beauty salons (Central Brighton and Broadwater) offering exceptional value (open to the public) Access to full-equipped gyms (East Brighton and Broadwater) Onsite travel agency (Central Brighton) Free minibus between Central and East Brighton campuses Where are our campuses? Broadwater Campus Central Campus East Campus Shoreham Airport Campus West Durrington Campus BRIGHTON STATION SHOREHAM-BY- SEA STATION WORTHING STATION GORING-BY-SEA STATION Central Brighton Campus: Pelham Street, Brighton BN1 4FA A five-minute walk from Brighton station and two minutes from London Road bus stops.
East Brighton Campus: Wilson Avenue, Brighton BN2 5PB A free minibus runs between Central and East Brighton Campuses regularly. The Campus is also served by two local bus routes, and free onsite parking is also available.
Broadwater Campus: Broadwater Road, Worthing BN14 8HJ A 15-minute walk from Worthing station and served by local bus routes. Limited student parking is also available. West Durrington Campus: Littlehampton Road, Worthing BN12 6NU A five-minute walk from Goring-by-Sea station and served by local bus routes. Free student parking is also available onsite. Shoreham Airport Campus: Shoreham-by-Sea BN43 5FF Served by a local bus route. Free onsite parking is also available. COURSES More details on our course-specific facilities on page 4.
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4 5 Whatever your chosen subject, we have the facilities to ensure you get the most out of your learning experience.
College facilities East Brighton Campus Construction and Trades Centre Our new £9million centre opened in September 2017, with specialist facilities for carpentry, electrical, multi-trades, painting and decorating, and plumbing. Motor vehicle workshop Our state-of-the art 446 sqm motor vehicle workshop benefits from the latest diagnostic MOT-standard equipment, and access to a full engineering workshop.
Music studios We have music recording and performance studios, as well as a Mac suite with professional music software. There is also a synthesiser lab with booths, and film and games sound booths. Sports Our fully-equipped gym includes all the latest cardiovascular exercise and weights machines. We also have a boxing ring and training facilities. Onsite there are also two full-size all-weather pitches, grass sports fields and an indoor sports hall (within Stanley Deason Leisure Centre). METRO Hair and Beauty Salon Our professional salon offers a wide range of hair and beauty treatments to the public.
Hair and beauty students work in the salon, gaining valuable work experience.
Computer suites We have a number of Mac and PC suites, each with industry-standard software and hardware, such as the Adobe suite and A1 Giclee Inkjet printing facilities. Central Brighton Campus Art and photography studios Our studios provide the ideal atmosphere to be creative. We have well-equipped and spacious art studios, and an onsite art supplies shop. We also have top-of-the-range digital facilities and traditional darkrooms, as well as a video studio. Kitchens and restaurant We have four industry-standard training kitchens, as well as a working restaurant that is run by catering and hospitality students and is open to the public.
NEW METRO HAIR & BEAUTY SALON 4 5
6 7 College facilities West Durrington Campus Art and photography studios Our photography studios have specialist lighting, an infinity wall and darkrooms. Theatre and performance arts We have make-up and rehearsal studios, along with a fully operational theatre, with fly tower and professional lighting/sound equipment. Music studios Alongside state-of-the-art recording studios, we also have a suite of music live rooms and control rooms. Textile workshops Our facilities include traditional and digital printing machinery and equipment, a dye lab, knitting and sewing resources, electronic pattern cutting, laser cutting and 3D printer.
Craft studios We have specialist workshops for wood, metal, ceramics, plaster, resin and plastics. Kitchens and restaurant Our on-campus restaurant and bistro are run by our hospitality and catering students, and are open to the public - providing a real work training environment. Broadwater Campus Engineering and trades workshops We have state-of-the-art machinery for general, mechanical and electronic engineering, including 3D printers, robotos, lathes, vertical and horizontal milling machines, drilling machines and welding equipment. We also have computer labs with the latest computer hardware and software.
METRO Hair and Beauty Salon Our professional salon offers a wide range of hair and beauty treatments to the public. Hair and beauty students work in the salon, gaining valuable work experience.
Computing suites We have the latest hardware and technologies, including Intel I7 PCs with 16GB RAM and 2TB hard drives. Shoreham Airport Campus Our Shoreham Airport Campus is specialised for teaching aeronautical, automobile and motorsport engineering. Aeronautical The hanger houses several aircraft, as well as engines and components. Motor vehicle workshop We have a range of vehicles, engines and state-of-the-art diagnostic equipment. METRO HAIR & BEAUTY SALON 6 7
8 9 Higher Education The MET’s high-quality, professionally-focused undergraduate courses equip students with the skills needed to succeed in a variety of industries.
Our foundation degree and Higher National Diploma (HND) courses blend academic and work-related learning, and cover the key knowledge and skills employers are looking for. Studied over two years, these courses use a variety of methods including placements, industry-related teaching and assessment, and career planning. All Foundation Degree courses are validated by the University of Brighton, and students have access to some of their services, such as membership to the Students’ Union.
At the end of a foundation degree or HND, students can choose either to graduate and find employment, or progress to a one year top-up course which leads to a full Bachelor’s Degree with Honours. Some of our higher education courses are offered part-time and suited to mature students. See our part-time Fine Art degree on page 110, Music degrees on page 108 and Engineering HNC on page 88. We also offer one-year Access to Higher Education diplomas in a range of subjects. These courses are designed for students who wish to progress to university but do not have the required formal qualifications.
Please see page 47 for Central Brighton courses and page 95 for courses at Broadwater Campus, Worthing.
Business Fashion and textiles Fine art Games design Graphics and illustration Hospitality (Events) Media and photography Motorsport Music Teaching Theatre arts performance Theatre design and production Subjects available More details: please visit our website for specific course details, including entry requirements and which campus the course is taught at. gbmc.ac.uk/university Thank you for creating an environment where we can ‘grow’ with the support and inspiration of the tutors. Frances Robinson, BA Fine Art 8
10 11 Centre for Leadership The College’s Centre for Leadership was established to meet local organisations’ training requirements relevant to their individual business needs.
We will work with you to design and deliver training that ensures your employees develop and adapt, in turn contributing to the success of your organisation. Training programmes include: • Assertiveness • Building and leading teams • Conflict resolution • Customer service excellence • Interview and selection • Planning and conducting appraisals • Presentation skills • Stress management • Transformational leadership • Leadership and Management Academy programme Services for employers Bespoke training Our Training Advisers can work with you to deliver the bespoke training and development needs of your business within the time and budgetary constraints you might have.
Distance learning Your employees can gain valuable knowledge and accredited qualifications in their area of work or to support their ongoing CPD. • Delivered through online or paper-based workbooks • Study in their own time • A dedicated personal tutor provides feedback on assessments and support from induction to completion • No exams or end tests Rooms for hire Whether you need a space for company training, a meeting or a presentation - large or small - we can accommodate your needs. Find out more Visit our website: gbmc.ac.uk/employers Get in touch 01903 273 732 email@example.com Our dedicated team offer an extensive range of high-quality business skills, industry-focused qualifications and bespoke training opportunities to help individuals and businesses enhance their efficiency and effectiveness - and gain that much sought after competitive edge in today’s challenging market.
12 13 Apprenticeships Become an apprentice Please contact 01903 273126 (Worthing) or 01273 667788 ext 2529 (Brighton) or email: firstname.lastname@example.org. Recruit an apprentice If you are an employer and are looking to recruit an apprentice, please contact 01903 273732 or email email@example.com. We will book you an appointment with one of our Specialist Skills Advisers to discuss your company’s requirements. Apprenticeships we offer* Please see our website for more information regarding current and developing apprenticeship programmes. Levels: 2 3 4 5 Accounting Assistant Accountant Professional Accounting Taxation Technician Business/Administration/Customer Service Business Administration Business Administrator Business and Professional Administration Customer Service Customer Service Practitioner Construction Building Services Design Technician Building Services Engineering Crafts Person Building Services Engineering Service and Maintenance Engineer Carpentry & Joinery Maintenance Operations Painting & Decorating Plumbing Trowel Occupations (Brickwork) Wood Occupations (Carpentry) Early Years Children and Young People's Workforce Early Years Educator Digital/IT Data Analyst Digital Marketer Digital Marketing Infrastructure Technician IT Application Specialist IT, Software, Web and Telecoms Professionals Software Developer Software Development Technician Engineering/Manufacturing/Electrical Electrical and Electronic Engineering Electrical Installation Engineering Technician Maintenance and Operations Engineering Technician Performance Engineering Operations Mechanical Hairdressing/Barbering Barbering Hairdressing Health and Social Care Adult Care Worker Care Leadership and Management Healthcare Support Worker Lead Adult Care Worker Senior Healthcare Support Worker Hospitality and Catering Commis Chef Food Production and Cookery Hospitality Team Member Hospitality Supervisor Professional Cookery Senior Chef Production Cooking Human Resources HR Support HR Consultant/Partner Leisure, Travel and Tourism Activity Leadership Leisure Operations Leisure Management Exercise and Fitness Management/Leadership Leadership and Management Management Operations/Departmental Manager Team Leader/Supervisor Team Leading Sales and Telesales Project management Associate Project Manager Project Management Supporting Teaching and Learning School Business Professional Specialist Support for Teaching and Learning Support Teaching and Learning Supporting Teaching and Learning in Physical Education Sustainable Resource Management Tour Operators - Field Staff Travel and Tourism (Tour Operators - Field Staff) Travel and Tourism (Tour Operators - Head Office) Vehicle Maintenance and Repair Heavy Vehicle Light Vehicle Mechanical Maintenance Motor Vehicle Service and Maintenance Technician (Light Vehicle) Warehouse Operative Warehouse Operative Senior Warehouse Person / Team Leader Identity elements Logo Versions There are five versions of the Apprenticeships logo for use in different design situations.
Standard colour on Aubergine backgrounds 2 Standard colour on white backgrounds 1 *as at April 2018 Apprenticeships are a fantastic way to gain a nationally recognised qualification and valuable skills whilst working. We are a major provider of apprenticeships in the South East, helping employers to find the right apprentice for their business or upskill existing employees, and supporting individuals to succeed.