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Are you ready for a step up to a Level 1 course, but have no idea which course to choose? This Gateway course allows you to choose up to 3 subject areas to help you decide which one you will progress onto at the next level.

This Level 1 Diploma in Vocational Studies is perfect if you are undecided or just not ready for the step up to a single subject Level 1 vocational course. Your study programme will include up to 3 vocational subjects, where the subject choices may include catering, hospitality, art, media, IT, animal care, performing arts, childcare, hair & beauty or sport (timetable and class size dependant). We will work with students to come up with a suitable timetable based on their subject choices which will also include employability skills, English and maths.

Aireville Campus
Study Location
1 Year
depending on Level
How your qualification is made up

Entry Requirements

  • Foundation Learning 2
  • Interview

What you will study

  • Catering
  • Hospitality
  • Art
  • Media
  • IT
  • Animal Care
  • Performing Arts
  • Childcare
  • Hair & Beauty
  • Sport
  • English & Maths
  • Employability Skills

What's Next?

Further Study

  • Level 1
Select your preferred study programme (subject). You can make 2 choices now and make a final decision in June. We will give you a conditional offer based on your predicted/actual GCSEs.
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