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Your now course guide 2020 - Barnsley College
Welcome to                                                     Your time is now
                                                               I am delighted that you are thinking about
                                                               coming to Barnsley College as part of your                                                        open
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                                                                                                                                                                                      4.00pm to 7.00pm
                                                                                                                                                                                     Saturday 23 November 2019

Barnsley                                                                                                                                                         days
                                                                                                                                                                                     11.00am to 2.00pm
                                                               career journey.
                                                                                                                                                                                    Thursday 30 January 2020
                                                               At Barnsley College, we care about you. We want to give                                                              4.00pm to 7.00pm
                                                               you the knowledge, skills and experience that will help you

College
                                                               to progress to the next stage in your career, whether that’s
                                                               university, an apprenticeship or employment. We pride
                                                               ourselves on transforming lives and we offer a wide range of
                                                               study programmes in many different subjects, along with a
                                                               variety of fun enrichment and enterprise activities which will
                                                               enhance your CV. Making our students happy and inspiring
                                                               them to be the best they can be is our priority.

                                                               We work closely with employers and other industry partners
                                                               to ensure our courses are up-to-date, so we can give our
                                                               students great career opportunities. Every year we help
                                                               more than 9,000 local people gain skills and qualifications
                                                               that transform their lives.

                                                               Our facilities are first-class and I am proud to say that we
                                                               have excellent and innovative teaching and learning.
                                                               Every member of staff is committed to helping our students
                                                               succeed, allowing you to make the best of your time at
                                                               College.

                                                               If you have any questions, please feel free to pop in and
                                                               speak to us. We offer comprehensive Information, Advice
                                                               and Guidance (IAG) to ensure that you and your family are
                                                               fully informed. If you want to see our fantastic campuses
                                                               first-hand, then visit one of our Open Days where you can
                                                               also see the wide selection of courses we have to offer.

                                                               We are proud of our outstanding status and we are even
                                                               prouder of our students and their incredible successes and
                                                               achievements.

                                                               Please read on to find out more good reasons to make
                                                               Barnsley College your number one choice.

                                                               We look forward to seeing you here in 2020.                                        Wednesday
                                                                                                                                apprenticeship    4 March 2020
                                                               Yiannis Koursis
                                                               Principal and Chief Executive                                    open day         4.00pm to
                                                                                                                                                 7.00pm

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Contents                                                         What is a
      Subject                                           Page      General Information                  Page
      Animal Care
      Applied Science
      Art, Design and Fashion
                                                        11-16
                                                        17-20
                                                        21-26
                                                                  Welcome to Barnsley College
                                                                  What is a Vocational Course?
                                                                  What is an Apprenticeship?
                                                                                                       2
                                                                                                       5
                                                                                                       6-7
                                                                                                                 Vocational
                                                                                                                 Course?
      Business, Warehousing and Logistics               27-32     T Levels                             8
      Catering and Hospitality                          33-38     Study Programmes and GCSE Grades     9
      Childcare and Education Professions               39-44     Student Awards                       137
      Computing                                         45-49     College Life                         138
      Construction                                      51-60     Barnsley Sports Academy              139
                                                                                                                 These pathways offer a more
      Engineering (Electrical, Mechanical and           61-70     Student Support                      140
      Automotive Technologies)                                                                                   practical, hands-on approach to
                                                                  Money Matters                        141
      ESOL (English for Speakers of Other Languages)    71-73                                                    learning.
                                                                  Student Travel (Free Bus Services)   142
      Foundation Learning                               75-78
                                                                  A Levels                             143
                                                                                                                 Available at different levels, from
      Hair and Beauty                                   79-88                                                    Entry Level upwards, they are
                                                                  Higher Education                     144-145
      Health and Social Care Professions                89-94                                                    nationally recognised qualifications
                                                                  How to Apply                         146-147
      Horticulture (Professional Gardening)             95-98                                                    designed to prepare you for a job,
                                                                  Application Checklist                148
      Learning for Living and Work                      99-102
                                                                                                                 help you progress your career or get
                                                                  Index                                149-150   a place at university.
      Media                                             103-108
                                                                  Application Form                     151
      Music                                             109-114                                                  Just get in touch if you would like
                                                                  Our Locations                        152
      Performing Arts                                   115-120                                                  further details:
      Public Services                                   121-126                                                   www.barnsley.ac.uk
      Sport                                             127-132                                                   01226 216 123
      Travel and Tourism                                133-136                                                   info@barnsley.ac.uk

      See index page 149-150
      for a full list of courses.

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What is an                                                                                                                                                                What apprenticeships
                                                                                                                                                                                 are available?
    apprenticeship?                                                                                                                             We have a wide range of apprenticeships to suit everyone’s
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    > Start a career                                                                                                                            needs, from Accountancy to Warehousing and Storage.
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                                                                       already employed and want to gain a recognised qualification,                                                                                                                                            ion.
                                                                       then ask your employer to contact our Business Development               The range includes:                        • Engineering                                                     more informat
                                                                       Team on 01226 216 166 to find out more.                                  • Accounting                               • Hairdressing
    > Earn a wage                                                      What apprenticeships are available?                                      • Automotive Technologies                  • Health and Social Care
                                                                       We offer a wide range of apprenticeships from Accounting to              • Barbering                                • Journalism
    Whether you’re ready to take your first step onto
    the career ladder, looking for a career change or
                                                                       Warehousing and Storage. The list of what we offer is updated
                                                                       frequently, so please visit www.barnsley.ac.uk/apprenticeships
                                                                       to see the current listings. We really do have something for
                                                                                                                                                • Beauty Therapy
                                                                                                                                                • Bricklaying
                                                                                                                                                                                           • Laboratory Technician
                                                                                                                                                                                           • Management
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  JOB SHOP
    thinking about getting qualified in your existing job,                                                                                      • Business Administration                  • Plastering
                                                                       everyone!                                                                                                                                                          Ask here for impartial
    an apprenticeship could provide everything you’re                                                                                           • Carpentry and Joinery                    • Plumbing
    looking for.                                                       How to become an apprentice                                                                                                                                        advice about:
                                                                                                                                                • Catering and Hospitality                 • Property Maintenance
                                                                       1. Decide which area you’d like to work and train in.                                                                                                              > CVs
    Available on three levels, Intermediate, Advanced and Higher,                                                                               • Childcare                                • Retail
                                                                       2. a: Register in College and book an information session.                                                                                                         > Job applications
    apprenticeships are work based qualifications combining on-the-       b: If you're still at school follow the application process on page   • Civil Engineering Technician             • Sales Executive
    job experience with off-the-job training. Normally, you’ll be in      147.                                                                  • Cleaning and Support Services            • Software Developer                           > Interviews
    the workplace for four days per week and you’ll have one day per
                                                                       3. Search for vacancies using the Find An Apprenticeship website         • Computing                                • Sports                                       > How to use LinkedIn and
    week in College.                                                                                                                                                                                                                        social media
                                                                          or visit: www.barnsley.ac.uk/apprenticeships                          • Construction                             • Supervising
    We’re here to support you through the application process. If      4. Prepare a strong CV to give you the best chance of attracting         • Creative and Digital Media               • Supply Chain Management                        01226 216 732
    you want to be an apprentice and don’t have a job, then we can        an employer.                                                          • Customer Service                         • Supporting Teaching and Learning               jobshop@barnsley.ac.uk
                                                                                                                                                • Data Analyst                               in Schools
                                                                                                                                                • Dental Nursing                           • Teaching Assistant
              Student Profile                                                                                                                   • Design                                   • Team Leading
                                                                                                                                                • Digital Engineering Technician           • Travel Consultant
                               “I enjoy having the opportunity to work in a real life salon. The apprenticeship                                 • Digital Marketing                        • Warehousing and Storage
                Dane                                                                                                                            • Early Years Educator
                              is flexible and I only have to attend College one day a week. I have not only
            haywood           developed my hairdressing skills but experienced how a successful business is run.”                                                                                                                                           Wednesday
                                                                                                                                                We offer over 100 apprenticeship programmes in a wide range of           apprenticeship                     4 March 2020

                        College course: Level 3 Hairdressing Apprenticeship
                                                                                                                                                occupational areas. We are always adding to this list, so visit:
                                                                                                                                                 www.barnsley.ac.uk/apprenticeships to see the current listings.        open day                          4.00pm to
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          7.00pm

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Study Programmes
                                                                                                             and GCSE grades
    What are T Levels?
    T Levels are courses for 16 to 18 year olds that will be studied at the
                                                                              Barnsley College has a huge range of study
    same level as A Levels. They are for young people who would prefer
    a more technical education when they come to College, rather than         programmes available including vocational,                     GCSE Grade conversion table
    following a purely academic pathway, or a work-based apprenticeship.      apprenticeships, A Levels and traineeships.

    T Levels will provide a mixture of:                                       Study programmes                                               New grade structure           Old grade structure
                                                                              Each study programme has a qualification or a work
    • Technical knowledge and practical skills specific to your chosen        placement as its core aim.
      industry or occupation.
    • An industry placement of at least 45 days in your chosen industry or    Every study programme is tailored to each individual                     9
      occupation.                                                             depending on previous qualifications, aspirations and                                                 A*
    • Relevant maths, English and digital skills.
    • Common workplace skills.
                                                                              abilities. Study programmes can include:                                 8
                                                                              • A qualification.
    Students who achieve a T Level will get a nationally recognised           • English and maths qualifications (if you don’t already                 7                             A
    certificate which employers will use as evidence in their recruitment.      have a grade 4/C or above in English and maths).
    T Levels will offer students a mixture of classroom or workshop-based     • Level 3 core maths qualification designed for students
    learning and ‘on-the-job’ experience.                                                                                                              6
                                                                                who have already achieved a grade 4/C in GCSE maths                                                  B
                                                                                and would like to study maths further.
    When are they being introduced?                                           • A work experience opportunity.                                         5
    Barnsley College is one of only 54 colleges, and the only college in      • Enrichment opportunities including educational visits,
    South Yorkshire, to run T Levels from September 2020.                       guest speaker workshops and participating in charity                                                 C
                                                                                events.                                                                4
    What can I do with a T Level qualification?
    When you have completed a T Level course, you will be able to choose      Entry requirements
    between moving into:                                                                                                                               3                             D
                                                                              Everyone is interviewed before being accepted on a
    • A skilled occupation.                                                   programme to ensure it is the right one for you, and that
    • Higher or degree level apprenticeships.                                 it matches your skills, abilities and future goals.
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    • Higher level technical study, including Higher Education.
                                                                              We have a set of standard entry requirements; however,
                                                                              the entry requirements shown on the course pages are
    What subjects will be available?
    Courses in construction, digital and education and childcare will be
                                                                              dependent on individual needs, skills, experience and                                                  F
                                                                              aspirations. Different subjects require different skills and             1
    first taught from September 2020. A further 22 courses will be rolled     some of these will be assessed at interview. For example,
    out in stages from 2021, which will cover subjects such as finance and    for music or performing arts courses you will usually be                                               G
    accounting, engineering and manufacturing, and creative and design.       required to pass an audition.

                                                                              Our entry requirements are guidelines so that you know                  U                              U
                                                                              what level you should be aiming at.

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Animal Care

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Animal Care
                                                                                                                             Level 1                                         Level 2                                           Level 3
                                                                                                                             Diploma                                         Certificate                                       Certificate

      Pathways                                                                                                               Animal Care                                     Animal Care                                       Animal Care
                                                                                                                             (Practical Skills)                              (Practical Skills)                                (Practical Skills)
        Level 4/5/6              Higher Education

                                                                                                                             Based at our Wigfield Farm campus,              This one-year study programme                     This one-year study programme,
        Level 3                  Animal Management              Animal Care (Practical Skills)                               this course is ideal if you are                 aims to develop your practical skills,            based at our Wigfield Farm campus, is
                                                                                                                             interested in a career working with             knowledge and understanding of                    for students progressing from a Level
                                                                                                                             animals and it introduces the main              care and welfare for a variety of                 2 animal-related qualification.
                                                                                                                             principles and practices of animal              animals.
        Level 2                  Animal Care          Animal Care (Practical Skills)                                         care and welfare.                                                                                 It will further develop the experience,
                                                                                                                                                                             Based at our Wigfield Farm campus,                skills and knowledge required to
                                                                                                                             This course gives you a broad                   you will have access to the facilities            prepare you for further work or study
                                                                                                                             introduction to the animal care                 the working farm provides to                      within animal care.
        Level 1                  Animal Care          Animal Care (Practical Skills)                                         industry, animal care and welfare               help prepare you for work in this
                                                                                                                             from managing a pet shop or                     interesting industry.                             Course themes:
                                                                                                                             grooming dogs to caring for exotic                                                                • Animal handling
                                                                                                                             animals.                                        Course themes:
                                                                                                                                                                                                                               • Managing the care of young animals
                                                                                                                                                                             • Maintaining animal health and                   • Establishing animals in a new
                                                                                                                             Course themes:
                                                                                                                                                                               wellbeing                                         environment
                                                                                                                             • Feeding and watering animals                  • Delivering basic animal treatments              • Planning, supervising and controlling
                                                                                                 FACILITIES                  • Preparing animal accommodation                • Selecting, preparing                              the movement of animals
                                                                                                                             • Maintaining health and wellbeing                and maintaining animal                          • Promoting and maintaining animal
        Student Profile                                                                          • A working farm and          of animals                                      accommodation                                     wellbeing and health
                                                                                                                             • Handling and restraining animals              • Controlling and restraining animals             • Planning animal accommodation
                                                                                                   visitor attraction.       • Safe and effective working practices          • Preparing and providing animal
        Catherine                   “I particularly like how the tutors incorporate
                                   practical work alongside classroom study.
                                                                                                 • We have over 60 species     in Land Based Studies                           feed                                            Entry requirements:
            Lowe                  Whether it be feeding, grooming animals or
                                                                                                   of animals.               • Animals in the wild and in society
                                                                                                                             • Work experience                               Entry requirements:                               Level 2 animal-related qualification
                                                                                                                                                                                                                               and Functional Skills Level 1 in English
                                                                                                                                                                             Four GCSEs at grade 2/3 (E/D) or
                                  dissection in Biology, it’s always made                                                                                                                                                      and maths.
                                                                                                                             Entry requirements:                             above including English and maths.
                                 interesting which makes learning the subject
                                                                                                                             Two GCSEs at grade 2/E or above
                                so much easier.”                                                                             including English.

                       College course: Level 3 Animal Management

                                                                                                                             English and Maths
                                                                                                                             If you do not already have a grade 4/C or above in GCSE English and maths, you will
                                                                                                                                                                                                                               Apply Now!
                                                                                                                             automatically undertake further study in these subjects as part of your study programme.             www.barnsley.ac.uk/animalcare

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Animal Care
Level 1                                        Level 2                                      Level 3
Technical Diploma                              Technical Certificate                        Advanced Technical Diploma

Animal Care                                    Animal Care                                  Animal
This one-year study programme                  Based at our Wigfield Farm
                                                                                            Management
based at Wigfield Farm is ideal if you         campus, you will gain work-related
are interested in a career working             experience studying a mix of                 This two-year study programme gives you the
with animals. It introduces the main           practical and theory subjects.               opportunity to develop a range of specialist,
principles and practices of animal                                                          technical and practical skills and further your
                                               The wide range of topics covered on          knowledge at our Wigfield Farm campus.
care and welfare.
                                               this course open up diverse career
You will gain experience and                   opportunities within the animal care         You will learn how to work safely around animals
confidence handling a wide range of            industry for you to pursue.                  and be responsible for planning and carrying
animals including meerkats, cows,                                                           out animal health and husbandry, feeding and
goats, horses, pigs, sheep, rabbits and        Course themes:
                                                                                            nutrition.
alpacas!                                       • Maintaining animal health
                                                 and welfare                                Course themes:
Course themes:
                                               • Animal feeding and                         •    Animal behaviour and communication
•    Feeding and watering animals                accommodation                              •    Wildlife and ecology conservation
•    Preparing animal accommodation            • Undertaking practical animal               •    Farm livestock husbandry and welfare
•    Animal health and wellbeing                 feeding                                    •    Exotic animal health and husbandry
•    Handling and restraining animals          • Care of exotic animals                     •    Business management in the land based sector
•    Safe and effective working practices      • Principles and practice of animal          •    Undertake estate skills
•    Animals in the wild and in society          behaviour and handling                     •    Animal feeding and nutrition
                                               • Basic principles of animal biology         •    Biological systems of animals
Entry requirements:                                                                         •    Animal welfare and breeding
Two GCSEs at grade 2/E or above                You will be required to undertake 150        •    Wildlife management and rehabilitation
including English.                             hours of work placement.                     •    Animal nursing
                                                                                            •    Zoological collections
                                               Entry requirements:
                                               Four GCSEs at grade 3/D or above             Entry requirements:
                                               including English and maths.                 Five GCSEs at grade 4/C or above including
                                                                                            English, maths and Science.
                                                                                            (An alternative study programme option is still
                                                                                            available at Level 3 if you do not achieve a Grade
                                                                                            4/C in maths and science).

      English and Maths
      If you do not already have a grade 4/C or above in GCSE English and maths you will
                                                                                                        Apply Now!
      automatically undertake further study in these subjects as part of your study programme.            www.barnsley.ac.uk/animalcare

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Future Careers
     Studying Animal Care at Barnsley College will enable you to
     develop skills for a range of careers such as:
                                                                                                                                                      applied science
     Veterinary Nurse*
     Earning Potential: £15k - £30k
     A Veterinary Nurse provides assistance to vets in the
     treatment and care of sick or injured animals, assists
     the Veterinary Surgeon during surgical and medical
     treatments of animals, prepares the operating theatre,
     sterilises equipment and assists in theatre as required.

     Conservation or                                                          Other Careers
     Environmental professional*                                              • Animal Nutritionist
                                                                              • Animal Technician
                                                                                                                         • Groom/Stable Hand
                                                                                                                         • Kennel/Cattery Worker
                                                                              • Dog Trainer/Handler                      • Pet Behaviour Counsellor
     Earning Potential: £21k - £37k
     Conservation and Environmental Professionals are responsible
     for the day-to-day running and management of areas of the
     countryside and the wider environment. They carry out practical
     conservation activities and assist in promoting awareness of the
     natural environment. They also assist with ecological surveys to
     identify plant and animal species, map their habitat and draw
     up conservation plans.

     Z00 Keeper**
     Earning Potential: £16k - £24k
     Zoo Keepers look after animals in zoos and safari parks. They
     also work in aquariums and sometimes in the wild.

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                                                                        *www.prospects.ac.uk ** https://guest.startprofile.com
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applied science
                                                                                Level 3
 Student Profile                                                                Extended Certificate/Foundation Diploma/Diploma/Extended Diploma

      ellie                   “I enjoy the practical work I do in classes and   Applied Science                                                                                                open
                                                                                                                                                                                               days
                              applying knowledge to real life situations.
 parkinson                   I would recommend the College to others as
                                                                                These programmes are designed to provide either introductions to science or pathways onto
                            the staff are very supportive and helpful.”
                                                                                Higher Education to study a science-based degree, such as Biomedical Science, Pharmaceutical
                                                                                Science, Chemistry, Biology, Healthcare Science, Paramedic Science or Forensic Science, or a
                                                                                career in the science industry.
                                                                                                                                                                                                   Wednesday 16 October 2019
                   College course: Level 3 Applied Science                      You will undertake study of topics such as medical physics, inorganic and organic chemistry,                       4.00pm to 7.00pm
                  Former Sir Thomas Wharton Community College pupil             genetics and biochemistry. Your time will be spent in the science laboratories where you will perfect
                                                                                scientific techniques and become trained in performing a vast array of scientific practical skills                 Saturday 23 November 2019
                                                                                required by universities.                                                                                          11.00am to 2.00pm

                                                                                Course themes for Extended Certificate:                                                                            Thursday 30 January 2020
                                                                                • Introduction to the three sciences: Biology, Chemistry and Physics                                               4.00pm to 7.00pm
                                                                                • Developing a varied skill set of scientific practical techniques
                                                                                • Understanding health and safety, risks and regulations associated with working in the science
                                                                                  industry
                                                                                • Developing scientific writing skills
                                                                                Course themes for Foundation Diploma, Diploma or Extended Diploma:
                                                                                •   In depth theoretical knowledge of Biology, Chemistry and Physics
                                                                                •   Development of a vast array of scientific practical techniques within numerous scientific fields
                                                                                •   Understanding of legislation relating to working in the science industry
                                                                                •   Development of basic laboratory technician skills
                                                                                •   Preparation for a career in the science industries
                                                                                •   In depth knowledge of complex concepts such as Biochemistry, Medical Physics and Chemistry
                                                                                •   Ability to use mathematical and statistical formulae and calculations
                                                                                •   Advanced academic, scientific writing skills
                                                                                Assessment includes examinations and internally and externally assessed assignments.
                                                                                Entry requirements
                                                                                For the Extended Certificate or Foundation Diploma: Four GCSEs at grade 4/C or above OR a Level
                                                                                2 in Applied Science. GCSE English and maths will be accepted at grade 3/D under the condition
                                                                                that they must be studied alongside the course. Equivalent qualifications will be considered on an
                                                                                independent basis.
                                                                                All applicants must have a positive reference.
                                                                                For the Diploma: Five GCSEs at grade 4/C or above including English, maths and, preferably, science
                                                                                (Functional skills English and maths may be accepted once you have been individually assessed) OR
                                                                                a Level 2 in Applied Science OR a Level 3 Foundation Diploma in Applied Science.
                                                                                For the Extended Diploma: Five GCSEs at grade 4/C or above including English, maths and,
                                                                                preferably, science (Functional skills English and maths may be accepted once you have been
                                                                                individually assessed) OR a Level 3 Diploma in Applied Science.
                                                                                A positive reference and excellent attendance record is required.

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Future Careers
     Studying Applied Science at Barnsley College will enable you to
                                                                                                                                                                          art, design
                                                                                                                                                                         and fashion
     develop skills for a range of careers such as:

     Chemist*
     Earning Potential: £18k - £50k
     After completion of a degree, you can progress into chemistry.
     Chemists study all sorts of different materials and chemicals
     and discover how they behave under different conditions.
     They could be involved in sorts of work, including healthcare,
     pharmaceuticals and biotechnology, the food industry,
     new product development, agriculture, environmental and
     forensics.
                                                                               prospective Careers
     clinical scientist*                                                       •
                                                                               •
                                                                                   Biomedical Scientist
                                                                                   Chemical Analyst
                                                                                                                         •
                                                                                                                         •
                                                                                                                             Microbiologist
                                                                                                                             Paramedic
     Earning Potential: £30k - £50k                                            •
                                                                               •
                                                                                   Forensic Scientist
                                                                                   Healthcare Scientist
                                                                                                                         •
                                                                                                                         •
                                                                                                                             Research Scientist
                                                                                                                             Science Teacher
     Clinical scientists are healthcare experts. They work with                •   Marine Biologist                      •   Zoologist
     patients or support clinical staff. The job can involve a wide
     range of work tasks which can include clinical or laboratory
     work, testing, applied research, management and teaching.
     Clinical scientists research and develop techniques and
     equipment to help prevent, diagnose and treat illness.

     MArine Biologist**                                                                                                                           open
     Earning Potential: £30k - £65k                                                                                                               days
     After completion of a degree, you could progress into marine
     biology. A marine biologist studies plant and animal life in
     the ocean and on the shoreline. They are interested in the                                                                                   Wednesday 16 October 2019
     way these organisms develop and how they interact with the                                                                                   4.00pm to 7.00pm
     environment and each other.
     The range of sea life is truly vast so a marine biologist's work                                                                             Saturday 23 November 2019
     is incredibly varied. They could study areas such as the impact                                                                              11.00am to 2.00pm
     of pollution, nuclear power stations, coral reefs, oil refineries,                                                                           Thursday 30 January 2020
     industrial activity and tourism on the oceans.                                                                                               4.00pm to 7.00pm

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art, design and fashion
                                                                                                                       FACILITIES                   Level 1                                            Level 2                                         Level 3
     Pathways                                                                                                          • Print making room.
                                                                                                                                                    Diploma                                            Diploma                                         Diploma/Extended Diploma

     The creative pathway in Art and Design means that you can start at Level 1 or 2 and then progress to a
                                                                                                                       • Six general art and
                                                                                                                         design rooms.
                                                                                                                                                    Art, Design                                        Art and                                         Art and
     Level 3 in one of the following specialist areas: Graphic Design, Art and Design or Fashion and Clothing.         • 3D workshop.
                                                                                                                       • Ceramics room with
                                                                                                                                                    and Media                                          Design                                          Design
      Level 6                   Higher Education                                                                         kilns.
                                                                                                                       • Photography studio.
                                                                                                                                                    Throughout the course you will be                  Providing an opportunity for those who          This study programme provides an
      Apprenticeships Level 6 (See page 6 for more information)                                                        • Three Mac rooms with
                                                                                                                                                    introduced to a range of topics                    are intrigued by art and design to              opportunity for those with an interest
                                                                                                                         creative cloud software    within Art, Design and Media.                      explore and develop art and design              in visual arts to explore, develop and
                                                                                                                       • Industrial sewing                                                             ideas in both 2D and 3D.                        test their creativity within a
                                                                                                                                                    The course will encourage you to
      Level 5                   Higher Education                                                                         workshop                                                                                                                      stimulating and demanding
                                                                                                                                                    re-engage with education, understand the           Develop and test your creativity within         qualification structure which supports
                                                                                                                                                    required knowledge and gain skills you will        a structure that will provide a sound           transition to university level study or a
                                                                                                                                                    need to progress to further education or           base of skills and knowledge, enhance           career in the creative industries.
      Level 4                                                                                                                                       employment within the creative industries.         self-confidence and reveal the potential
                                                                                                                                                                                                       career demands and opportunities that           Throughout the course you will explore
                                                                                                                                                    You will be encouraged to explore and
      Apprenticeships Level 4 (See page 6 for more information)                                                                                     develop art and design ideas in both 2D and
                                                                                                                                                                                                       exist within the sector.                        all areas of art and design, developing
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       skills through practical work and
                                                                                                                                                    3D. The work you produce will be shaped by         The work you produce will be shaped by          theoretical study. Your work will be
                                                                                                                                                    your own research.                                 your own research.                              enhanced through educational and
      Level 3/4                 Foundation Diploma in Art and Design                                                                                Course themes:                                     Course themes:                                  gallery visits; previous students have
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       visited Yorkshire Sculpture Park and the
      Level 3                   Access to HE: Art and Design (19 years plus, visit www.barnsley.ac.uk)                                              You will work with a range of media and            You will work with a range of media and         Tate Modern London.
                                                                                                                                                    techniques within the following areas:             techniques within the following areas:
      Level 3                   Art and Design         Fashion and Clothing            Graphic Design                                               •   Painting, drawing and printmaking              •   Painting, drawing and printmaking           Course themes:
                                                                                                                                                    •   Graphic design and photography                 •   Graphic design and photography              After developing the foundation skills
      Apprenticeships Level 3 (See page 6 for more information)                                                                                     •   Fashion and textile design                     •   Fashion and textile design                  within year 1, in year 2 you will be given
                                                                                                                                                    •   Sculpture and 3D design                        •   Sculpture and 3D design                     a brief for each unit and will complete
                                                                                                                                                    •   Visual arts                                    •   Visual arts                                 these within your chosen discipline
      Level 2                   Art and Design                                                                                                                                                                                                         including:
                                                                                                                                                    Entry requirements:                                Entry requirements:                             • Fine art
      Apprenticeships Level 2 (See page 6 for more information)                                                       Live                          Four GCSEs at grade 2/E or above including         Four GCSEs at grade 3/D or above                • Fashion textiles
                                                                                                                                                    English and a positive school report.              including English. Where applicants do          • 3D design
                                                                                                                     Briefs                         Where applicants do not quite meet the
                                                                                                                                                    entry requirements, the tutor may use
                                                                                                                                                                                                       not quite meet the entry requirements,
                                                                                                                                                                                                       the tutor may use their discretion based        Entry requirements:
      Level 1                   Art, Design and Media                                                             Students won the Best of
                                                                                                                                                    their discretion based on the portfolio and        on the portfolio and interview.                 Five GCSEs at grade 4/C or above
                                                                                                                   Barnsley Mayor’s Award
                                                                                                                                                    interview.                                                                                         including English and a portfolio of work.
                                                                                                                 for their artwork based on
                                                                                                                  the Picasso Live Brief set
                                                                                                                    by The Cooper Gallery.
                                                                                                                                                   English and Maths
                                                                                                                                                   If you do not already have a grade 4/C or above in GCSE English and maths, you will
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Apply Now!
                                                                                                                                                   automatically undertake further study in these subjects as part of your study programme.           www.barnsley.ac.uk/art

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art, design and fashion
     Level 3                                         Level 3                                      Level 3/4
     Diploma/Extended Diploma                        Diploma/Extended Diploma                     Foundation Diploma

     Graphic                                         Fashion and                                  Art and
     Design                                          Clothing                                     Design
     Graphic Designers are visual                    The Fashion and Clothing Extended            This qualification aims to facilitate
     communicators; creating and                     Diploma is a practical, work related         your progression, primarily, but not
     combining words, symbols, and
     images to professionally express
     ideas and messages.
                                                     course.

                                                     Throughout the course you will
                                                                                                  exclusively, to appropriate Higher
                                                                                                  Education in Art, Design and Media.
                                                                                                  We build on your prior experience,
                                                                                                                                                        Looking for an
     On this study programme you will
     study all areas of graphic design,
                                                     investigate and develop both your
                                                     creativity and theoretical knowledge of
                                                     fashion and clothing.
                                                                                                  linking skills already acquired with
                                                                                                  ideas and challenges which will
                                                                                                  extend your critical independence.
                                                                                                                                                        Apprenticeship?
     photography and digital media
                                                     You will produce a portfolio of design
     including web design.                                                                        This course explores a wide range
                                                     work including a sample folder of
                                                                                                  of art and design activities including
                                                                                                                                                     We have a range of apprenticeships in the
     You will also get the chance to
                                                     techniques, pattern cutting work,
                                                                                                  media experimentation and research.                creative industries.
                                                     practical fashion and clothing projects
     develop your work through                                                                                                                      Apprentices can be employed in a variety of job roles, for
     educational and gallery visits
                                                     and a small catwalk collection which         Course themes:
                                                     you will showcase in our end of year                                                           example:
     including international residential                                                          You will specialise in one of the
                                                     exhibition. You will also get the chance                                                       • Digital Marketing Officer
     trips to cities such as New York and                                                         following areas:
                                                     to go on educational and gallery visits.                                                      • Graphic Designer
     Paris.                                                                                       • Fine art
                                                                                                  • Graphic design                                • Junior Journalist
     Course themes:                                  Course themes:
                                                                                                  • 3D design                                     To study an apprenticeship you need to be employed within
                                                     • Drawing development and design
     • Designing for the creative industry                                                        • Fashion/textiles                              an appropriate setting or have an employer in the industry
                                                       method
     • Design for print                                                                                                                          willing to offer you an apprenticeship. We can help you to
     • Design for advertising
                                                     • Historical and contextual studies          Entry requirements:
                                                     • Pattern cutting and development                                                          find employment.
     • Digital photography and image                                                              One A Level or Level 3 Diploma
                                                     • Fashion marketing                                                                       For more information and a full list of apprenticeships
       manipulation                                                                               qualification. (Individual consideration
                                                     • Computers in art and design                                                             visit: www.barnsley.ac.uk/apprenticeships
     • Typography                                                                                 will be given if you are 21 years of age
                                                     • Design realisation
     • Social media applications                                                                  or over with no formal qualifications).
                                                     Entry requirements:                          You must be aged 18 or above and
     Entry requirements:                                                                          have a good portfolio of work.
                                                     Five GCSEs at grade 4/C or above                                                                                        Wednesday
     Five GCSEs at grade 4/C or above
     including English and a portfolio of
                                                     including English. GCSE in Art or Textiles
                                                     will be an advantage.
                                                                                                                                             apprenticeship                  4 March 2020

                                                                                                                                             open day
     work.
                                                                                                                                                                            4.00pm to
                                                                                                                                                                            7.00pm
     English and Maths
     If you do not already have a grade 4/C or above in GCSE English and maths, you will
                                                                                                  Apply Now!
     automatically undertake further study in these subjects as part of your study programme.     www.barnsley.ac.uk/art

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Future Careers                                                                                                                      Business,Warehousing
     Studying Art, Design and Fashion at Barnsley College will enable

                                                                                                                                             and Logistics
     you to develop skills for a range of careers such as:

     Graphic Designer*
     Designer, Advertising, Graphic Artist

     Earning Potential: £15k - £40k
     Graphic Designers work on a variety of products and activities,
     such as websites, advertising, magazines, games, packaging
     and branding and work with a wide range of media including
     photography and Computer Aided Design (CAD) to fulfil briefs set
     out by their clients. They have to think creatively to produce new
     and innovative ideas which meet their clients’ needs.

                                                                                Other Careers
                                                                                •   Advertising Art Director   •   Museum Curator
     Fashion Designer*                                                          •
                                                                                •
                                                                                    Animator
                                                                                    CGI Artist
                                                                                                               •
                                                                                                               •
                                                                                                                   Printmaker
                                                                                                                   Production Designer
     Earning Potential: £20k - £60k                                             •
                                                                                •
                                                                                    Creative Director
                                                                                    Illustrator
                                                                                                               •   Textile Designer

     Being a Fashion Designer is all about working on the design of
     clothing. There are three main markets that a fashion designer
     can work for: haute couture, ready-to-wear and high street
     fashion. A Fashion Designer may work to their own brief or be
     given a brief to work towards, but this all depends on the level of
     responsibility they have and what company they work for.

     Art Teacher*
     Earning Potential: £22k - £32k
     Art Teachers work at GCSE level in schools with young
     people aged 11 to 16 years old, or with people aged 16 or
     above within Further or Higher Education institutions, there
     is also the possibility of working with the wider public in a
     community group setting. Some Art Teachers teach a range of
     art disciplines, such as painting, drawing, printing, ceramics,
     photography, model making and computer aided design (CAD).
     Other teachers may specialise in teaching only one discipline.

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business, warehousing and logistics
                                                                                                              Level 2                                        Level 3                                        Level 2
 Pathways                                                                      Student Profile
                                                                                                              Foundation Certificate                         Advanced Diploma                               Certificate

     Level 6                Higher Education                                      alex                        Accounting                                     Accounting                                     Event Planning
                                                                               newton
     Apprenticeships        Level 6 (See page 6 for more information)
                                                                               “I enjoy coming to College
                                                                                                              Association of Accounting
                                                                                                              Technicians (AAT)
                                                                                                                                                             Association of Accounting
                                                                                                                                                             Technicians (AAT)
                                                                                                                                                                                                            with Business
                                                                               because I’m developing
     Level 5                Higher Education                                   my skills every day and                                                                                                      If you are considering a career in
                                                                               the social aspect of the       This course is for those who want to           Move forward in your finance career            events planning and management,
     Apprenticeships        Level 5 (See page 6 for more information)          course is great! I want to     work in the accountancy sector. It             with an AAT qualification, opening             including conferences, music
                                                                                                              will teach you many aspects of the             doors to chartered accountancy,                festivals, weddings and sporting
                                                                               progress onto the Level 3      accountancy industry.                          university, being self employed and            events, then this is the qualification
                                                                               Business course next.”                                                        more.
     Level 4                Accounting (AAT)                                                                  Course themes:                                                                                for you.
                                                                               College course: Level 2        • Bookkeeping transactions and                 Course themes:                                 This course provides you with
     Apprenticeships Level 4 (See page 6 for more information)                 Business                         controls                                     •   Advanced bookkeeping                       the opportunity to develop your
                                                                               Former Holy Trinity ALC        • Elements of costing                          •   Final accounts preparation                 knowledge of the industry, the
                                                                               pupil                          • Using accounting software                    •   Management accounting: costing             principles of event planning and
                                                                                                              • Working effectively in finance               •   Indirect tax                               gain a broad knowledge and
     Level 3                Accounting (AAT)           Accounting Honours                                                                                    •   Ethics for accountants                     understanding of the business sector.
                                                                                                              Entry requirements:                            •   Spreadsheets for accounting
                            Business       Business Honours                                                   Five GCSEs at grade 4/C or above                                                              Course themes:
                                                                                                              including English and maths.                   Entry requirements:                            You will study a range of event
     Apprenticeships        Level 3 (See page 6 for more information)
                                                                            alumni Profile                                                                   You will need Foundation Certificate
                                                                                                                                                             Accounting Level 2.
                                                                                                                                                                                                            planning and business units including:
                                                                                                                                                                                                            •   Planning an event
                                                                                                                                                                                                            •   Event review and evaluation
     Level 2                Accounting (AAT)           Accounting Honours     tommy                                                                                                                         •
                                                                                                                                                                                                            •
                                                                                                                                                                                                                Enterprise
                                                                                                                                                                                                                Marketing
                            Event Planning with Business                    mansell                                                                                                                         •
                                                                                                                                                                                                            •
                                                                                                                                                                                                                Visual merchandising
                                                                                                                                                                                                                Human resource planning at events
     Apprenticeships        Level 2 (See page 6 for more information)                                                                                                                                       •   Communication and customer
                                                                            “I would recommend studying                                                                                                         service at events
                                                                            at this College as you get lots
                                                                            of support to reach your goals                     Did you know?                                                                Entry requirements:
                                                                            and many opportunities to get          You can progress to the AAT Professional Diploma (Level 4) and graduate.                 Two GCSEs at grade 4/C or above plus
                                  Wednesday 16 October 2019                 involved in new things. I was            With relevant work experience you can apply to use the designatory                     English at grade 3/D or above.

     open
                                  4.00pm to 7.00pm                                                                                              letters MAAT.
                                                                            always meeting new people
                                 Saturday 23 November 2019                  and doing tasks to develop my

     days
                                 11.00am to 2.00pm                          skills.”
                                Thursday 30 January 2020                    College course: Level 3
                               4.00pm to 7.00pm                             Business Administration
                                                                            Apprenticeship
                                                                                                              English and Maths
                                                                                                              If you do not already have a grade 4/C or above in GCSE English and maths, you will
                                                                                                                                                                                                                 Apply Now!
                                                                                                              automatically undertake further study in these subjects as part of your study programme.             www.barnsley.ac.uk/business

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business, warehousing and logistics
 Level 3                                            Level 2/3                                Level 3
 Extended Diploma                                   Certificate                              Certificate

 Business                                           Accounting                               Business
                                                    Honours Programme                        Honours Programme
 For budding entrepreneurs and
 those wanting to progress in the
 world of business, this course is                  The Honours Programme is aimed           The Honours Programme is aimed at
 designed to provide you with the                   at ambitious and talented students       ambitious and talented students who

                                                                                                                                                   Looking for an
 skills and knowledge needed to work                who want to pursue a vocational          want to pursue a vocational career.
 successfully in the business and                   career.
                                                                                             It will give you the opportunity to
 commercial sector.                                 This course is designed to provide you   be stretched and demonstrate your
 You will study seven mandatory
 business units which will provide an
 introduction to the fundamentals of
                                                    with the skills and knowledge needed
                                                    to work successfully in the finance,
                                                    business and commercial sector and/
                                                                                             personal best. You will be provided
                                                                                             with an opportunity to study on a
                                                                                             bespoke pathway, ensuring you have
                                                                                                                                                   Apprenticeship?
 business and six specialist units which            or to progress onto Higher Education.    transferable skills and the technical
 cover a range of business specialisms.                                                      ability employers and universities want.
                                                    You will undertake a range of                                                                We have a range of apprenticeships in the
 Course themes:                                     accountancy units at Levels 2 and 3      Course themes:                                      business, warehousing and logistics sector.
                                                    including: Bookkeeping, Computerised     •   Marketing
 •   Marketing                                      Accounts, Management Accounting,         •   Enterprise                                     Apprentices can be employed in a variety of job roles, for
 •   Enterprise                                     Financial Accounting and Indirect Tax.   •   Finance                                        example:
 •   Finance                                                                                 •   Event planning
 •   Event planning                                 Year 1:                                                                                      • Accountant
                                                                                             •   Human resources                                • Business Administrator
 •   Human resources                                • AAT Level 2 Foundation Certificate     •   International business
 •   International business                                                                                                                    • Operations/Departmental Manager
                                                                                             •   Retail                                       • Retailer
 •   Retail                                         Year 2:                                  •   Team leadership
 •   Team leadership                                                                                                                         • Warehouse Operative
                                                    • AAT Level 3 Advanced Diploma           •   Work experience
 •   Work experience                                • Extended project qualification         •   Business law                                To study an apprenticeship you need to be employed within
 •   Business law                                   • Level 3 core maths                     •   Level 3 core maths                          an appropriate setting or have an employer in the industry
                                                                                             •   Extended project qualification             willing to offer you an apprenticeship. We can help you to
 Entry requirements:                                Entry requirements:                                                                    find employment.
 Five GCSEs at grade 4/C or above                                                            Entry requirements:
                                                    Seven GCSEs at grade 4/C or above,                                                    For more information and a full list of apprenticeships
 including English OR a merit or
                                                    including GCSE English and maths at      Seven GCSEs at grade 4/C or above            visit: www.barnsley.ac.uk/apprenticeships
 distinction in a BTEC First Diploma in a
                                                    grade 6/B or above.                      including GCSE English and maths at
 relevant subject area.
                                                                                             grade 6/B or above.

                                                                                                                                                                      Wednesday
                                                                                                                                        apprenticeship                4 March 2020

 English and Maths
                                                                                             Apply Now!                                 open day                     4.00pm to
                                                                                                                                                                     7.00pm
 If you do not already have a grade 4/C or above in GCSE English and maths, you will
 automatically undertake further study in these subjects as part of your study programme.        www.barnsley.ac.uk/business

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Future Careers                                                                                                                  catering and
     Studying Accounting or Business at Barnsley College will enable

                                                                                                                                     hospitality
     you to develop skills for a range of careers such as:

     Accountant or Chartered
     Accountant*
     Earning potential: £16k - £59K
     Accountants provide accounting and auditing services, advise
     clients on financial matters, collect and analyse financial
     information and perform other accounting duties required by
     management for the planning and control of a client’s income
     and expenditure.
                                                                                Other Careers
                                                                                • Accounts Assistant      •   Payroll Supervisor
                                                                                • Company Secretary       •   Pensions Adviser
                                                                                • Credit Controller       •   Quality Manager
                                                                                • Finance Officer         •   Retail Banker
     Marketing Professional or                                                  • Investment/Commercial
                                                                                  Banker
                                                                                                          •
                                                                                                          •
                                                                                                              Retail Manager
                                                                                                              Supply Chain Manager
     Director*                                                                  • Management
                                                                                  Consultant
     Earning potential: £15k - £55K
     Marketing Professionals are involved in the development
     of marketing campaigns whilst maintaining and building
     relationships between the business and its customers.

     Personal Assistant or
     Secretary*
     Earning potential: £16k - £40K
     Personal Assistants and Secretaries provide administrative and
     secretarial support to individuals, departmental or management
     teams within organisations.

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Catering and hospitality
                                                                                                                                                                           Level 1                                             Level 2
     Pathways                                                                                   FACILITIES                     Student Profile
                                                                                                                                                                           Certificate                                         Certificate
                                                                                                • Industry-standard
                                                                                                  kitchens and equipment.
                                                                                                                                  ellie                                    Introduction to                                     Culinary Skills and
      Level 3                  Patisserie and Confectionery     Professional Cookery
                                                                                                • Commercial training           denton                                     Culinary Skills and
      Apprenticeships          Level 3 (See page 6 for more information)                          bar and restaurant, The
                                                                                                                               “I love creating new dishes,                                                                    Hospitality Service
                                                                                                  Open Kitchen.
                                                                                                • Well-equipped
                                                                                                                               it’s definitely one of my
                                                                                                                               favourite things to do and
                                                                                                                                                                           Hospitality Service                                 City and Guilds
      Level 2                  Culinary Skills and Hospitality Service                            classrooms.                                                              City and Guilds
                                                                                                                               College has only increased
                                                                                                                               my desire to be a professional                                                                  This course is for those interested in
                               Patisserie and Confectionery (Café Culture)                                                     chef. The College has a positive                                                                the hospitality and catering industry
                                                                                                                               atmosphere and the staff                    This qualification is for anyone                    and you will be introduced to
      Apprenticeships          Level 2 (See page 6 for more information)                                                       are kind and helpful.”                      who is interested in a career in the                professional cookery skills in stove,
                                                                                                                                                                           hospitality sector.                                 larder and patisserie.

                                                                                           open
                                                                                                                               College course: Level 1                     It will teach you about many aspects                You will get an initial insight and
      Level 1                  Introduction to Culinary Skills and Hospitality Service                                         Culinary Skills and                         of the industry and you’ll gain                     introduction into culinary skills,

                                                                                           days
                                                                                                                               Hospitality Service                         valuable practical and teamwork                     customer care and quality service.
                                                                                                                               Former Ecclesfield                          skills.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                               Course themes:
                                                                                                                               School pupil                                Course themes:                                      • Cooking skills in stove, larder
                                                                                                                                                                           • Basic cooking skills                                and patisserie
                                                                                                                                                                           • Front of house skills including                   • Front of house skills including
                                                                                                 Wednesday 16 October 2019                                                   customer care and food and                          customer care and food and
                                                                                                 4.00pm to 7.00pm                                                            beverage service                                    beverage service
                                                                                                                                                                           • Food safety                                       • Food safety
                                                                                                 Saturday 23 November 2019
                                                                                                                                                                           • Healthy eating                                    • Healthy eating
                                                                                                 11.00am to 2.00pm
                                                                                                 Thursday 30 January 2020
                                                                                                                                      Did you                              You will also gain a qualification in:              You will also gain a qualification in:

                                                                                                 4.00pm to 7.00pm                     know?                                • CIEH Food Safety
                                                                                                                                                                           • Edexcel Level 1 Certificate in
                                                                                                                                                                                                                               • CIEH Food Safety
                                                                                                                                                                                                                               • Edexcel Level 1 Certificate in
                                                                                                                                   In 2019, our students had                 Workskills                                          Workskills
         Alumni Profile                                                                                                           the opportunity to showcase
                                                                                                                                  their skills at regional events          Entry requirements:                                 Entry requirements:
                                                                                                                                    including cooking for the              Three GCSEs at grade 2/E or above                   Two GCSEs at grade 3/D or above
      declan              “I really enjoyed learning so many new and different skills at
                          Barnsley College. I liked meeting many other great chefs who shared
                                                                                                                                     Royal Family during the
                                                                                                                                   annual Royal Horse Show.
                                                                                                                                                                           including English and a positive school
                                                                                                                                                                           report.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                               in English and maths OR Level
                                                                                                                                                                                                                               1 Certificate in Culinary Skills or

      crofts             their expertise with us. My course has given me a once-in-lifetime
                         opportunity to cook for the Royal Family.”
                                                                                                                                                                                                                               equivalent.

                     College course: Level 3 Professional Cookery                                                            English and Maths
                                                                                                                             If you do not already have a grade 4/C or above in GCSE English and maths, you will
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Apply Now!
                                                                                                                             automatically undertake further study in these subjects as part of your study programme.               www.barnsley.ac.uk/candh

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Catering and hospitality
      Level 2                                         Level 3                                     Level 3
      Advanced Diploma                                Advanced Diploma                            Advanced Diploma

      Patisserie and                                  Patisserie and                              Professional
      Confectionery                                   Confectionery                               Cookery
      (CafÉ Culture)                                  City and Guilds                             City and Guilds

      City and Guilds

                                                                                                                                                        Looking for an
                                                      This is a professional programme            The Advanced Diploma in Professional
                                                      for those looking for a career within       Cookery is for anyone who works or
      This course is ideal if you are                 the specialist area of patisserie and       wants to work as a chef in the catering

                                                                                                                                                        Apprenticeship?
      interested in patisserie and                    confectionery.                              and hospitality sector.
      confectionery and you will be                   You will learn and develop advanced         It allows you to further develop skills
      introduced to the knowledge and                 practical techniques and knowledge          and enhance your understanding of
      skills required to produce items and            relating to all aspects of patisserie       stove, larder and patisserie skills. You
      dishes for the pastry section of a              and confectionery as well as                will take part in two to three months of
      kitchen or café.                                supervisory skills.                         work placements in restaurants such                We have a range of apprenticeships in the catering
      You will learn and develop advanced                                                         as Le Manoir aux Quat’ Saisons, The                and hospitality industry.
                                                      Course themes:                              Waterside Inn and Chewton Glen.
      practical techniques and knowledge                                                                                                            Apprentices can be employed in a variety of job roles, for
      relating to all aspects of patisserie           •   Supervisory skills
                                                      •   Principles of food safety supervision   Course themes:                                    example:
      and confectionery.
                                                      •   Practical gastronomy                    • Advanced food preparation and                   • Chef de Partie
      Course themes:                                  •   Fermented doughs                          cooking techniques                             • Commis Chef
      •   Patisserie skills                           •   Petit fours                             • Advanced pastry and patisserie skills         • Hospitality Team Member/Supervisor
      •   Bakery skills                               •   Hot, cold and frozen desserts           • Food hygiene and health and safety
                                                      •   Biscuits, cakes and sponges             • Kitchen management and supervisory            To study an apprenticeship you need to be employed within
      •   Confectionery skills                                                                                                                    an appropriate setting or have an employer in the industry
      •   Barista skills                              •   Decorative display items                  skills
                                                                                                  • Resource management and control              willing to offer you an apprenticeship. We can help you to
      •   Hospitality skills                          Entry requirements:                                                                       find employment.
      •   Customer service                                                                        • Menu planning and cost control
                                                      Level 2 Certificate OR Diploma in                                                        For more information and a full list of apprenticeships
      Entry requirements:                             Culinary Skills and Hospitality Service.    Entry requirements:
                                                                                                                                               visit: www.barnsley.ac.uk/apprenticeships
                                                                                                  Level 2 Certificate OR Diploma in
      Two GCSEs at grade 3/D or above
                                                                                                  Culinary Skills and Hospitality Service.
      in English and maths OR Level
      1 Certificate in Culinary Skills or
      equivalent.
                                                                                                                                                                           Wednesday
                                                                                                                                             apprenticeship                4 March 2020

                                                                                                                                             open day                     4.00pm to
                                                                                                                                                                          7.00pm
     English and Maths
     If you do not already have a grade 4/C or above in GCSE English and maths, you will
                                                                                                    Apply Now!
     automatically undertake further study in these subjects as part of your study programme.         www.barnsley.ac.uk/candh

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Future Careers                                                                                                                                   CHILDCARE AND
     Studying Catering and Hospitality at Barnsley College will enable

                                                                                                                                                  EDUCATION PROFESSIONS
     you to develop skills for a range of careers such as:

     Chef*
     Earning Potential: £13k - £55k
     Chefs design and plan menus and oversee the
     preparation and presentation of food in restaurants,
     pubs, cafés and hotels.

                                                                                Other Careers
     Hotel Manager*                                                             • Bar Manager/Licensee
                                                                                • Catering Services
                                                                                                                          • Kitchen Supervisor/
                                                                                                                            Manager
     Earning Potential: £20k - £40k                                               Manager
                                                                                • Function and
                                                                                                                          • Pastry Chef/
                                                                                                                            Confectioner
     Hotel Managers organise, co-ordinate and direct the activities               Banqueting Manager/                     • Restaurant Manager/
     and resources of hotels, hostels, holiday camps and chalets.                 Supervisor                                Supervisor
     They are also responsible for the recruitment and management               • Housekeeper
     of hotel staff and suppliers.

     Baker and Patisserie Chef**
     Earning Potential: £18k - £60k
     Bakers and Flour Confectioners prepare and bake dough,
     pastry and cake mixtures, and make and finish confectionery
     products by hand.

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childcare
                                                                                                               Level 1                                        Level 2
 Pathways                                                                                         new          Certificate
                                                                                                                                                              Diploma
                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Student Profile
     Level 6                Higher Education
                                                                                                               Introduction to                                Early Years
                                                                          A new approach to qualifications     Children and                                   practitioner                                             hannah
     Level 5                Higher Education
                                                                          T Levels are courses for 16 to 18
                                                                                                               Young People’s                                                                                       dickinson
                                                                          year olds that will provide you                                                     This qualification has been designed
                                                                                                                                                                                                                    “I have received constant
     Apprenticeships        Level 5 (See page 6 for more information)     with technical knowledge and
                                                                          practical skills specific to your    Settings and                                   to provide students with an
                                                                                                                                                              understanding of the knowledge and                    support from tutors
                                                                                                                                                                                                                    who are flexible to
                                                                          chosen industry or occupation.
                                                                          You’ll spend 80% of your time
                                                                                                               Health and                                     skills needed when working directly
                                                                                                                                                              with babies and young children from                   my preferred learning
     Level 4                Higher Education                                                                                                                  birth to seven years of age.                          style. My placement has
                                                                          in the classroom and 20% on a
                                                                          45-day industry placement to         Social Care                                    It covers a wide range of areas                       allowed me to build up
                                                                          equip you with the knowledge                                                        including supporting care routines for                my experience of working
     Level 3                Childcare and Education                       and skills employers are
                                                                                                               This qualification is aimed at
                                                                                                                                                              babies and young children, supporting                 in different settings.”
                                                                          looking for.                                                                        the well-being of babies and young
     Apprenticeships                                                                                           students who wish to develop an                                                                      College course: Level 3
                            Level 3 (See page 6 for more information)                                          understanding of the job roles and
                                                                                                                                                              children for healthy lifestyles and
                                                                          Childcare and Education                                                             supporting the needs of babies and                    Childcare
                                                                          Professions will be one of the       settings within this sector.                                                                         Former Kettlethorpe High
     T Level                Level 3 (See page 8 for more information)                                                                                         young children with special educational
                                                                          first areas to run the new           You will develop knowledge and                 needs and disabilities.                               School pupil
                                                                          technical qualifications being       awareness of the skills required for
                                                                          launched in September 2020.                                                         Course themes:
     Level 2                Early Years Practitioner                                                           progression within this area.
                                                                                                                                                              • Roles and responsibilities of the
                                                                          Barnsley College is one of only      Course themes:                                   Early Years Practitioner
     Apprenticeships        Level 2 (See page 6 for more information)     54 colleges, and the only                                                           • Health and safety of babies
                                                                                                               • Sharing learning experiences with
                                                                          college in South Yorkshire,                                                           and young children in the early
                                                                                                                 young children
                                                                          to offer T Levels from                                                                years
                                                                                                               • Growth and development of young
                            Introduction to Children and Young People’s   September 2020.                        children                                     • Equality, diversity and inclusive
     Level 1                Settings and Health and Social Care           For more information on T Level      • Healthy living                                 practice in Early Years Settings             English and Maths
                                                                          courses we offer, you can visit                                                     • Safeguarding, protection and
                                                                                                               Entry requirements:                              welfare of babies and young                  If you do not already have a grade 4/C or
                                                                          us online or talk to us in person.                                                    children in Early Years Settings             above in GCSE English and maths, you will
                                                                                                               Three GCSEs at grade 2/E or above
     FACILITIES                                                           We’re here to help.
                                                                           www.barnsley.ac.uk/tlevels
                                                                                                               including English and a positive school        Entry requirements:
                                                                                                                                                                                                             automatically undertake further study
                                                                                                                                                                                                             in these subjects as part of your study
                                                                                                               report.                                                                                       programme.
                                                                           01226 216 123                                                                      Four GCSEs at grades 3/D or above
      We have superb facilities                                                                                                                               including English and maths or Level 1
      including a nursery and a                                                                                                                               Functional skills in English and maths,
      classroom which allow you
      to become familiar with a
                                                                                                                                                              OR a Level 1 Diploma in a relevant
                                                                                                                                                              subject and Level 1 Functional skills in
                                                                                                                                                                                                             Apply Now!
                                                                                                                                                              English and maths.                               www.barnsley.ac.uk/childcare
      work setting whilst you are
      in College.
                                                                                                                          To study on these courses you will also need to successfully pass a Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check.

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childcare
     Level 3                                                Student Profile
     Technical Award/Certificate/Diploma

     childcare and                                            CHLOE               “I would recommend Barnsley College
                                                                                  because I have had an excellent
                                                             YOUNG               experience and lots of support. The most
     education                                                                  enjoyable aspect of my course is my
                                                                                placement.”

     This qualification is suitable for a range
     of students either working or wishing to                                  College course: Level 3 Childcare
     work in early years education and care.                                  Former Barnsley Academy pupil
     The course is suitable for those wishing
     to progress to Higher Education.
     You must complete 15 mandatory units.                                                                                               Looking for an
                                                                                                                                         Apprenticeship?
     You must also complete an Effective
     Practice Study and Extended Assessment.
     Course themes:
     • Child development from conception to
       seven years of age                                                                                                              We have a range of apprenticeships in the
     • Play and learning                                                                                                               childcare and education sector.
     • Children’s additional needs
                                                                                                                                     Apprentices can be employed in a variety of job roles, for
     Entry requirements:                                                                                                             example:
     Five GCSEs at grade 4/C or above including                                                                                     • Early Years Educator
     English and maths OR Level 2 Early Years                                                                                       • Playworker
     and Education, plus GCSE English and
     maths at grade 4 or above or equivalent                                                                                        To study an apprenticeship you need to be employed within
     Level 2 qualification.                                                                                                         an appropriate setting or have an employer in the industry
                                                                                                                                   willing to offer you an apprenticeship. We can help you to
                                                                                                                                  find employment.
                                                          English and Maths                                                      For more information and a full list of apprenticeships
                                                          If you do not already have a grade 4/C or above in GCSE English        visit: www.barnsley.ac.uk/apprenticeships
                                                          and maths, you will automatically undertake further study in these
                Did you                                   subjects as part of your study programme.

                                                                                                                                                              Wednesday
                know?                                                                                                          apprenticeship                 4 March 2020
            You could gain a maximum of
             168 UCAS points by studying
                                                          Apply Now!                                                           open day                      4.00pm to
                 our Level 3 course.*                       www.barnsley.ac.uk/childcare                                                                     7.00pm

                      *2018 entry
                                                          To study on these courses you will also need to successfully
                                                          pass a Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check.

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Future Careers
     Studying Childcare and Education Professions at Barnsley College
                                                                                                                                                                            computing
     will enable you to develop skills for a range of careers such as:

     Teacher*
     Earning Potential: £22k - £47k
     Primary and nursery education teaching professionals
     plan, organise and provide instruction to children at all
     levels up to the age of entry into secondary education.

     Nursery Worker**                                                          Other Careers
     Earning Potential: £14k - £24k                                            • Child/Early Years                     •   Hospital Play Specialist
     Nursery Workers care for young children, usually                            Officer                               •   Primary Education jobs
     from birth to five years old, running activities to                       • Children and Family                   •   Playworker
     support their physical and emotional development,                           Social Worker                         •   Resort Representative
     their education and play.                                                 • Early Years Practitioner

     Family support worker***
     Earning Potential: £18k - £35k
     Family Support Workers give emotional and practical help
     and advice to families that are having long or short-term
     difficulties. This would include support in helping children to
     stay with their families if that is what’s best for them in their
     particular situation.

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