The purpose of this award is to equip the learner with the knowledge, skill and competence to apply a range of personal and learning skills in a variety of personal, civil and vocational contexts, operating with autonomy while under general direction.
Learners who successfully complete this course will:
Who should complete this course?
This distance learning, QQI accredited course means that Students can study flexibly at home, or at any convenient place and time, and can gain an internationally Recognised Qualification.
Students receive a comprehensive Course Manual, Assignments, Efficient Studyguide, and unlimited one-to-one Tutor Support for the course duration. If students require extra time to complete the course they can apply for an extension.
Topics covered include:
The specific learning outcomes are grouped into 6 units.
Preferred entry level:
Programme Entry Requirements:
Skills Demonstration 50%
Candidates will demonstrate the following skill areas:
Collection of Work 50%
A collection of Work around the Organisation Profile to include the departments of an organisation and their functions identified clearly. An organisational chart clearly showing the relationships. The student is expected to discuss the external factors influencing the organisation and the type of structure the organisation is.
The students is expected to describe their own role within the organisation and what influences their role and what impact on others . The student is expected to identify their key skills both personally and work wise and also required to identify their own personal strengths and weaknesses accurately.
This Personal Effectiveness – QQI Level 5 (5N1390) course is completed through Distance Learning Course and there are no lectures to attend.
Students can complete this course within 3 months which is ample time and can start it at any time of the year that is convenient. If students need to extend this period for any reason during or near the end of the course they can request an extension through the college.