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No qualification

This means that the course doesn't come with any kind of qualification. You might do it for the experience or just to learn a skill

Certificate of attendance/completion/achievement (no assessment element)

This means you'll get a certificate at the end to prove you've completed the course. You won't have to do any exams, you'll just be given something to show you turned up and learnt something

Functional Skill

The Functional Skill qualification is awarded to people who have completed a course that shows them how to apply maths and/or English to real life situations. You will be assessed in order to achieve this

Basic skill

This essentially means you'll come away with a basic ability at literacy and numeracy. These qualifications and courses are often for adults who didn't reach a high enough level in these in school

Pre-apprenticeship at Level 1

Pre-apprenticeship courses are aimed at getting you ready to do an apprenticeship. If you hold one of these qualifications, it will help you take the next step when you're ready

NVQ Level 1 and relevant components

NVQ stands for National Vocational Qualification and will cover skills needed in a particular area of work. Level 1 NVQs teach the basics and will provide you with a starter to study more. They're equivalent to GCSEs grades D-G

SVQ Level 1 and relevant components

The same as an NVQ but for Scotland (stands for Scottish Vocational Qualification), the SVQ level one covers skills needed in a particular area of work. Level 1 SVQs teach the basics and will provide you with a starter to study more. They're equivalent to GCSEs grades D-G

Scottish National Qualification - Standard Grade

National Qualifications are based in Scotland and are taken by students in school and college, depending on the level. Like GCSEs in England, they cover a range of subjects and aim to prepare you for further education or work. This level is the first and most basic level of National you can do

Scottish National Qualification - Access 3

National qualifications are based in Scotland and are taken by students in school and college, depending on the level. Like GCSEs in England, they cover a range of subjects and aim to prepare you for further education or work. This level is the first and most next level up from the most basic level of National qualification you can do

Scottish National Qualification - Intermediate 1-2

National qualifications are based in Scotland and are taken by students in school and college, depending on the level. Like GCSEs in England, they cover a range of subjects and aim to prepare you for further education or work. This is the 'intermediate' level of National you can do

GCSE or equivalent

GCSE stands for General Certificate of Secondary Education and sit at levels 1 and 2 on the QCF. This means they give you a grounding in a subject that will prepare you for further education or work

Welsh Baccalaureate Diploma

Delivered by course providers in Wales, this qualification is at the same level as GCSEs and often chosen as an alternative

Vocational related qualification (VRQ)

This term encompasses any qualification that you can achieve that will be focused on preparing you for a specific workplace

Young Apprenticeship/Apprenticeship at Level 2

Intermediate apprenticeships are the equivalent to GCSEs grades A* to C. They are workplace-based qualifications where you learn by doing (and get paid too!) and only spend a short time in college

First Certificate/Diploma

These qualifications, though usually based in a college or school, prepare you for the workplace by teaching you relevant practical skills alongside theory. They are equivalent to GCSEs

NVQ Level 2 and relevant components

NVQ stands for National Vocational Qualification and will cover skills needed in a particular area of work. Level 2 NVQs will require you have some knowledge in the subject and will take basic skills a little further. They're equivalent to GCSEs grades A*-C

SVQ Level 2 and relevant components

The same as an NVQ but for Scotland (stands for Scottish Vocational Qualification), the SVQ Level 2 build on the basics and will provide you with a starter to study more. They're equivalent to GCSEs grades A*-C

Advanced Apprenticeship at Level 3

Advanced apprenticeships are the equivalent to A Levels. They are workplace-based qualifications where you learn by doing (and get paid too!) and only spend a short time in college

GCE AS Level or equivalent

These are academic qualifications aimed at giving you higher expertise in certain subjects, preparing you for work or for further education

GCE A Level or equivalent

These are academic qualifications aimed at giving you higher expertise in certain subjects, preparing you for work or for further education

International Baccalaureate Diploma

This qualification is recognised worldwide and is equivalent to GCSEs. It covers a range of subjects

National Certificate/Diploma

These qualifications, though usually based in a college or school, prepare you for the workplace by teaching you relevant practical skills alongside theory. They are equivalent to A Levels

NVQ Level 3 and relevant components

NVQ stands for National Vocational Qualification and will cover skills needed in a particular area of work. Level 3 NVQs will require you have some knowledge in the subject and will take your learning to a higher level. They're equivalent to A Levels

SVQ Level 3 and relevant components

The same as an NVQ but for Scotland (stands for Scottish Vocational Qualification), the SVQ level one covers skills needed in a particular area of work. They're equivalent to A Levels

Scottish National Qualification - Higher

National Qualifications are based in Scotland and are taken by students in school and college, depending on the level. Like GCSEs in England, they cover a range of subjects and aim to prepare you for further education or work. This is the 'higher' level of National qualification you can do

Scottish National Qualification - Advanced Higher

National Qualifications are based in Scotland and are taken by students in school and college, depending on the level. Like GCSEs in England, they cover a range of subjects and aim to prepare you for further education or work. This is the 'advanced higher' level of National qualification you can do

Access to Higher Education

This is a qualification aimed at preparing you for university if you don't have the traditional A Level/GCSE level of study. Usually focused on a specific subject it will get you ready to take a degree in that area on finishing

Foundation Art and Design

This qualification is aimed at getting you ready to take a degree in a creative subject. It is equivalent to a foundation degree

NVQ Level 4 and relevant components

NVQ Level 4 and relevant components

SVQ Level 4 and relevant components

The same as an NVQ but for Scotland (stands for Scottish Vocational Qualification), the SVQ level one covers skills needed in a particular area of work. Level 4 takes your learning to a much higher level. They're equivalent to undergraduate degrees

Higher Apprenticeship at Level 4

Higher apprenticeships are the equivalent to a foundation degree. They are workplace-based qualifications where you learn by doing (and get paid too!) and will only spend a short time in college

NVQ Level 5 and relevant components

NVQ stands for National Vocational Qualification and will cover skills needed in a particular area of work. Level 5 NVQs are usually for experienced managers in the workplace. They're equivalent to undergraduate degrees

SVQ Level 5 and relevant components

The same as an NVQ but for Scotland (stands for Scottish Vocational Qualification), the SVQ level one covers skills needed in a particular area of work. Level 5 SVQs take your learning to a much higher level - often for experienced managers. They're equivalent to undergraduate degrees

Nationally recognised qualification

This means the qualification you gain can be transferred to other locations in the UK and employers will be familiar with the level you've studied at

Professional or Industry Specific qualification

This term encompasses qualifications that you can use in the workplace of a particular industry. Usually awarded by professional and industry-based organisations, these qualifications will be familiar to employers in certain areas of work

Other External Awarded Qualification

This means the qualification is awarded by an external body. It may therefore include an assessed element

Course Provider Diploma/Certificate/Award (this must include an assessed element)

This means the qualification is awarded by the course provider but that you do get a real qualification at the end, it's just that they award it in-house. There will be an assessment to get this

QUALIFICATION

This course might be free

Duration: 24 hours

Level: Beginner

PART TIME DAY

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You will work in a group -brainstorm ideas - practise your writing and computer skills - write the... read more

£200

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£160

Duration: 10 weeks

Level: Beginner

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£200

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From creating memorable characters to finding your unique writing voice, from developing exciting and engaging plots to using appropriate,... read more

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£105

Duration: 7 weeks

Level: Beginner

EVENING

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£105

This course provides a supportive environment for both native and non-native speakers of English who want to write good short stories. You will... read more

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£8,518

Duration: 1 Years

Level: Advanced

FULL TIME

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£8,518

English and Media continue to be popular, traditional and extremely relevant subjects, at all levels of study. If you’d like to explore them at... read more

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£355

Duration: 8 weeks

Level: Beginner

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£355

Fancy yourself as Bill Bryson or Freya Stark? Want to get published in a travel magazine or newspaper? Perhaps you blog, travel on business, or... read more

This course might be free

Duration: 1 year

Level: Advanced

FULL TIME

This course might be free

This course is for those who are creative and wish to develop their interest in journalism and creative writing. The course is designed with a... read more

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£800

Duration: 5 DAYS

FULL TIME

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£800

If you are a writer who has a recently completed script but know you still have real work to do, then we are here to help and support you. Is... read more

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£420

Duration: 1 day

Level: Beginner

FULL TIME

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£420

Technical author training for newcomers, core principles and writing techniques appropriate to user documentation. Sessions cover: ... read more

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£150

Duration: 15 hours

Level: Beginner

ONLINE

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£150

Blogging has become an essential part of the social interaction with others online, to help a business engage with its online customers or... read more

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£540

Duration: 1 Day

Level: Beginner

FULL TIME

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£540

The aim of this one-day professional writing skills course is to help participants develop their skills, so that they can convey their messages... read more

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£408

Duration: 200 Hours

Level: Intermediate

ONLINE

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£408

The Creative Writing Diploma level 3 is ideal for learners who wish to increase their understanding of how to write creatively. The course... read more

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£1,494

Duration: 1 day

PERSONALISED

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£1,494

There are some key differences in writing for the web and writing for print. This session prompts delegates to adapt their style to the media... read more

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£118.80

Duration: 19 hours

Level: Beginner

ONLINE

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£118.80

Blogging is a fantastic way to promote your business or provide an outlet for your creativity. With our Learn to Blog Online Course, you will... read more

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£275

Duration: 4 days

Level: Beginner

MULTIPLE STUDY MODE

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£275

Courses that explore creative forms of non-fiction are few and far between. However, it’s one of the most up-and-coming forms of writing in... read more

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£43.20

Duration: 9 Weeks

Level: Beginner

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£43.20

This course is open to anyone who has an interest in creative writing, whether that be in writing stories, poetry or memoirs, and would like to... read more

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£120

Duration: 10 weeks

Level: Beginner

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£120

This course provides an introduction to creative writing identifying your personal writing goals and a way of working successfully towards... read more

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£150

Duration: 10 weeks

Level: Beginner

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£150

In this course you will be invited to write creatively from different prompts, and be introduced to different writing forms and techniques. In... read more

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£210

Duration: 1 week

PART TIME

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£210

These courses will unearth the writer in you. In a supportive environment, you will discover how to transform everyday material into... read more

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£54

Duration: 6 days

Level: Beginner

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£54

If you enjoy writing and are curious about yourself come and try this ‘Inklings’ taster. Lots of non-stop writing exercises to explore feelings... read more

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£126

Duration: 10 weeks

Level: Advanced

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This course is suitable for students who already have some experience in creative writing and feel their skills would suit a more advanced... read more

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