This programme offers learners the opportunity to achieve one or more components towards the NFQ Level 4 Certificate in General Learning . Further details about the programme e.g. Duration, Location etc are available on this register and from the provider, Community Radio Forum of Ireland (CRAOL)
The programme is part time and delivered typically over 10 weeks (ie less than 3 months).
The total programme duration is 150 hours.
This comprises of 50 directed hours and 100 hours of self
The 50 directed hours comprise of 30 hours of class contact time and
20 hours of work-based direction and assessment where the tutor is
The 100 self directed hours are drawn from a blend of practice time, opportunities to sit
in on programme-making team meetings at the station (separate to the formal, supervised work based direction/assessment - 20 hrs above), preparation, learner led
research, listening, study & reflection time .
The programme is designed to be delivered to a range of learner profiles and in different contexts.
The standard duration is 10 sessions of 3 hours each with an additional 20 hours of work-based direction. These to be tailored to the needs and availability of learners over the course duration and to be allocated to learners' practice and tutor-supervised creation of assessment material.
Self Directed Learning