6 Anniesland College – A Community College 1 of 41 Further Education Colleges in ScotlandOpened in 1964 to serve the local Shipbuilding and Engineering industryTraining and educating engineering apprentices for over 45 yearsAnnual Turnover - £14mStudent Numbers – circa. 10,000Employees – circa. 300Recently moved into a new £53 Million state of the art College campus
7 Economic Context UK unemployment 2.5million 1+ million yrs without job (UK)Scottish unemployment 230,000Govt focus – young people; up-skilling and re-training existing workforceGlasgow Commonwealth 2014 Initiative toprovide a vocational training place for every school leaverSG guarantee every 16 – 19 yr old a training place, additional support of 19 – 25 yr olds
8 The CollegeThe college consists of five departments covering the following curriculum areas:Business and ComputingSocial & Community StudiesCreative ArtsESOL and Core SkillsEngineering and Construction
9 Careers @ Anniesland Partnerships with Employers in: Business and Financial ServicesTravel and TourismCateringAdministrationConstruction IndustriesEngineeringHospitalitySport and DanceHealth and Social CareChildcare
17 Employment Training - examples NHS – clinical and non-clinicalSmall Construction FirmsLarge Engineering CompaniesHousing AssociationsCity Council Staff – DWPHospitality and Hotel TradesFinancial SectorTravel and Tourism IndustryCare SectorKey – strong relationships and detailed needs analysis
18 Progression Routes Typical Academic Progression Route National Certificate (NC)Higher National Certificate (HNC)Higher National Diploma (HND)
19 Learning @ Anniesland Courses and Awards Core Skills SQA Access, Intermediate 1 & 2 (SCQF 4&5), Higher CertScottish Progression Awards and NationalCertificatesSkills for Work ( SCQF 4,5,6)Scottish Vocational Qualifications (SCQF 6,7,8)Higher National Certificate (SCQF 7)Higher National Diploma (SCQF 8)SCQF – Scottish Credit and Qualification framework
21 Quality AssuranceHer Majesty's Inspectorate of Education (HMIe) – (www.hmie.gov.uk)SQA approved centre – permission to award qualificationsEMTA Awards Limited (Vocational Engineering Qualifications)Centre of Excellence AwardInvestors In People (IIP)
22 Awarding Body Accreditation Scottish Qualifications Authority (SQA)Scottish Credit & Qualifications Framework (SCQF)EMTA Awards Limited (EAL)City & Guilds London Institute (CGLI)International English Language Testing System (IELTS) CentreThe Institute of the Motor Industry (IMI)
23 International Profile of Anniesland College International recognition for Anniesland College language courses and support for this project from:British CouncilMember of Scottish Colleges International
24 Learning @ Anniesland Partnership Working Local/NationalGlasgow City CouncilScotland’s CollegesWest of Scotland CollegesMilton Resource CentreGlasgow Housing AssociationNorth Glasgow Housing AssAPEXChildcare PartnershipGlasgow Health BoardGlasgow Regeneration AgencyRuchill Community Learning CentreYoker Community CampusQueenscross HAVarious Partner CollegesVarious Educational Bodies – SQA, C>ransnationalItalyPolandLithuaniaFranceGermanyAustriaSpainFinlandDenmarkGreeceIrelandCyprusEgyptVietnamChinaRussiaPalestineUSA
25 Learning @ Anniesland Target Groups We work with many disadvantaged groupsLong term unemployedLone parentsPeople moving on from substance misuseThe MCMC group (14 – 24yrs)Women returnersESOL learnersMigrant WorkersThose from areas of multiple deprivation
31 VLE Developments @ Anniesland There are currently courses & learning materials available in the following departments:Business and Digital TechnologiesEnglish for Speakers of Other Languages & HighersCare, Health and CommunitiesEngineering and ConstructionCreative Industries and SportLearner Development
32 VLE Platform: Moodle Course Management System Learner centred Courses can be accessed at any time from any location with internet access.Facilitates blended learning by allowing course content to be put online and allows time for face to face discussions, questions and problem solving.
33 Moodle Learners at Anniesland Include those disadvantaged from learning for a number of reasons:By location, distanceBy culture - languageBy financial constraintsBy personal commitmentsBy skills baseBy work commitments
34 Virtual Learning Environment - Moodle At present Anniesland College has over 200 courses running on the Moodle. This is constantly added to and updated.
35 Learning @ Anniesland Contact Details: Jim AndersonRobert Anderson–Steven Sanderson–
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