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View Qualification : VTCT Level 1 Award in Personal Learning and Thinking Skills (QCF)

Qualification
Qualification Number
600/4606/5
Title
VTCT Level 1 Award in Personal Learning and Thinking Skills (QCF)
Awarding Organisation
Fees Price List Url
Qualification Type
QCF
Qualification Sub Type
None
Qualification Level
Level 1
Qualification Sub Level
None
EQF Level
Level 2
Regulation Start Date
31-Jan-2012
Operational Start Date
01-Mar-2012
Operational End Date
Certification End Date
Offered In England
Yes
Offered In Wales
Yes
Offered In Northern Ireland
Yes
Assessment Language In English
Yes
Assessment Language In Welsh
Yes
Assessment Language In Irish
Yes
SSA
14.1 Foundations For Learning and Life
Purpose
B. Prepare for further learning or training and/or develop knowledge and/or skills in a subject area
Sub Purpose
B1. Prepare for further learning or training
Total Credits
6
Min Credits at/above Level
6
Minimum Guided Learning Hours
52
Maximum Guided Learning Hours
54
Diploma Guided Learning Hours
52
Barring Classification Code
ZZZZ
Overall Grading Type
Pass
Assessment Methods
Portfolio of Evidence
Exemptions
Structure Requirements
Learners must achieve a total of 6 credits. A minimum of 4 credits must be achieved at Level 1 and units with the same title cannot be counted twice.
The awarding organisation states that this qualification is appropriate for use in the following age ranges.
Age Ranges
Pre-16 : Yes; 16-18 : Yes; 18+ : No; 19+ : Yes
Further information
This does not imply that eligibility for funding has been agreed for these age ranges.
For further information on the funding of 14-19 qualifications offered in England, please refer to the DFE Section 96 website.
For further information on the funding of 19+ qualifications offered in England, please refer to the SFA website.
For further information on funding in Wales, visit the DAQW website.
For further information on funding in Northern Ireland, visit the DELNI and DENI website.
When undertaking a qualification that does not appear on the governments' lists as eligible for funding for specific age ranges, users must be aware of the legal requirements around activities undertaken by learners of specific ages.
Compound Group
OG
Label
OG
Name
Overarching Group
Group Requirements
Learners must achieve a total of 6 credits. A minimum of 4 credits must be achieved at Level 1 and units with the same title cannot be counted twice.
Minimum Credit Value
6
Maximum Credit Value
Minimum Subcomponents
Maximum Subcomponents
Mandatory Within Group
Yes
Pathway Reference
Unit Group
A
Label
A
Name
Mandatory Group A
Group Requirements
Learners must achieve 4 credits at Level 1 from this Mandatory Group A.
Minimum Credit Value
4
Maximum Credit Value
Minimum Subcomponents
Maximum Subcomponents
Mandatory Within Group
Yes
Linked Unit
Creative Thinking
Linked Reference Number
Not Set
Unit
Unit Reference Number
Title
Creative Thinking
Organisation Name
AIM Awards
Unit Level
Level 1
Unit Sub Level
None
Guided Learning Hours
9
Unit Credit Value
1
Linked Unit
Effective Participation
Linked Reference Number
Not Set
Unit
Unit Reference Number
Title
Effective Participation
Organisation Name
AIM Awards
Unit Level
Level 1
Unit Sub Level
None
Guided Learning Hours
9
Unit Credit Value
1
Linked Unit
Reflective Learning
Linked Reference Number
Not Set
Unit
Unit Reference Number
Title
Reflective Learning
Organisation Name
AIM Awards
Unit Level
Level 1
Unit Sub Level
None
Guided Learning Hours
9
Unit Credit Value
1
Linked Unit
Self-Management
Linked Reference Number
Not Set
Unit
Unit Reference Number
Title
Self-Management
Organisation Name
AIM Awards
Unit Level
Level 1
Unit Sub Level
None
Guided Learning Hours
9
Unit Credit Value
1
Linked Unit
Teamwork
Linked Reference Number
Not Set
Unit
Unit Reference Number
Title
Teamwork
Organisation Name
AIM Awards
Unit Level
Level 1
Unit Sub Level
None
Guided Learning Hours
9
Unit Credit Value
1
Linked Unit
Independent Enquiry
Linked Reference Number
Not Set
Unit
Unit Reference Number
Title
Independent Enquiry
Organisation Name
AIM Awards
Unit Level
Level 1
Unit Sub Level
None
Guided Learning Hours
9
Unit Credit Value
1
Unit Group
B
Label
B
Name
Mandatory Group B
Group Requirements
Learners must achieve an additional 2 credits at either Level 1 or Level 2 from this Mandatory Group B. Units with the same title cannot be counted twice.
Minimum Credit Value
2
Maximum Credit Value
Minimum Subcomponents
Maximum Subcomponents
Mandatory Within Group
Yes
Linked Unit
Creative Thinking
Linked Reference Number
Not Set
Unit
Unit Reference Number
Title
Creative Thinking
Organisation Name
AIM Awards
Unit Level
Level 1
Unit Sub Level
None
Guided Learning Hours
9
Unit Credit Value
1
Linked Unit
Creative Thinking
Linked Reference Number
Not Set
Unit
Unit Reference Number
Title
Creative Thinking
Organisation Name
AIM Awards
Unit Level
Level 2
Unit Sub Level
None
Guided Learning Hours
8
Unit Credit Value
1
Linked Unit
Effective Participation
Linked Reference Number
Not Set
Unit
Unit Reference Number
Title
Effective Participation
Organisation Name
AIM Awards
Unit Level
Level 1
Unit Sub Level
None
Guided Learning Hours
9
Unit Credit Value
1
Linked Unit
Effective Participation
Linked Reference Number
Not Set
Unit
Unit Reference Number
Title
Effective Participation
Organisation Name
AIM Awards
Unit Level
Level 2
Unit Sub Level
None
Guided Learning Hours
8
Unit Credit Value
1
Linked Unit
Independent Enquiry
Linked Reference Number
Not Set
Unit
Unit Reference Number
Title
Independent Enquiry
Organisation Name
AIM Awards
Unit Level
Level 2
Unit Sub Level
None
Guided Learning Hours
8
Unit Credit Value
1
Linked Unit
Reflective Learning
Linked Reference Number
Not Set
Unit
Unit Reference Number
Title
Reflective Learning
Organisation Name
AIM Awards
Unit Level
Level 1
Unit Sub Level
None
Guided Learning Hours
9
Unit Credit Value
1
Linked Unit
Reflective Learning
Linked Reference Number
Not Set
Unit
Unit Reference Number
Title
Reflective Learning
Organisation Name
AIM Awards
Unit Level
Level 2
Unit Sub Level
None
Guided Learning Hours
8
Unit Credit Value
1
Linked Unit
Self-Management
Linked Reference Number
Not Set
Unit
Unit Reference Number
Title
Self-Management
Organisation Name
AIM Awards
Unit Level
Level 1
Unit Sub Level
None
Guided Learning Hours
9
Unit Credit Value
1
Linked Unit
Self-Management
Linked Reference Number
Not Set
Unit
Unit Reference Number
Title
Self-Management
Organisation Name
AIM Awards
Unit Level
Level 2
Unit Sub Level
None
Guided Learning Hours
8
Unit Credit Value
1
Linked Unit
Teamwork
Linked Reference Number
Not Set
Unit
Unit Reference Number
Title
Teamwork
Organisation Name
AIM Awards
Unit Level
Level 1
Unit Sub Level
None
Guided Learning Hours
9
Unit Credit Value
1
Linked Unit
Teamwork
Linked Reference Number
Not Set
Unit
Unit Reference Number
Title
Teamwork
Organisation Name
AIM Awards
Unit Level
Level 2
Unit Sub Level
None
Guided Learning Hours
8
Unit Credit Value
1
Linked Unit
Independent Enquiry
Linked Reference Number
Not Set
Unit
Unit Reference Number
Title
Independent Enquiry
Organisation Name
AIM Awards
Unit Level
Level 1
Unit Sub Level
None
Guided Learning Hours
9
Unit Credit Value
1
Barred Units
Barred UnitUnit
DescriptionSource UnitTarget Units
Creative Thinking (J/503/4833)Creative Thinking (L/503/4834)
Effective Participation (R/503/4835)Effective Participation (D/503/4837)
Reflective Learning (L/503/4848)Reflective Learning (R/503/4849)
Self-Management (L/503/4851)Self-Management (Y/503/4853)
Teamwork (H/503/4855)Teamwork (M/503/4857)
Independent Enquiry (M/503/6835)Independent Enquiry (J/503/4847)
Qualification Objectives
ObjectiveResponse
GCSEs prioritised to measure school and/or teacher performanceNot Set
Other GCSEsNot Set
Other level 1, 2 and1/2 qualifications used to indicate learners' attainment on completion of compulsory schooling and included in measures of school and/or teacher performanceNot Set
GCEs and ASNot Set
Other level 3 qualifications designed to demonstrate eligibility for progression to higher education and/or used to measure school or college performanceNot Set
ESOL qualifications that are required for citizenshipNot Set
Qualifications that indicate an individual can undertake a specific role in the workplace and that may be relied upon by employersNot Set
Qualifications that an individual is required by law to have gained in order to undertake a specific roleNot Set
Qualifications taken primarily for growth and enjoymentNot Set
Qualifications that are designed to meet the needs of a named employer or other organisationNot Set
Qualifications that are included within apprenticeships frameworks, including functional skillsNot Set
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