UNIT 1:Equality and Diversity in Society
Understand the meaning of equality
Understand the types of discrimination and people's protected characteristics
Understand the effects of stereotyping and labelling
Understand the ways in which people might choose to describe themselves
Understand the meaning of shared identities and belonging to a number of different groups
Understand the meaning of diversity
Understand the effects of prejudice and discrimination
Unit 2: Equality and diversity in the community
- Understand the extent of diversity within a community
- Understand the value to communities in creating and maintaining a diverse environment
- Understand the potential inequality that can occur within a community
- Know about the support services and groups that exist within a community to ensure equality and diversity is maintained
UNIT 3:Equality and Diversity in the workplace
Understand how the place of work tries to create a diverse working environment
Understand how workplaces can maintain and monitor equality and diversity
Understand the value to the organisation in creating and maintaining a diverse environment
For further information about the course specification please visit the awarding body’s web site www.ncfe.or.uk
and search using the following code 601/3145/7 or follow this link
Although there are no formal entry requirements for this course due to the nature and course delivery of distance learning we require all applicants to hold a minimum of English Literacy Level 1 or equivalent.
If you are unsure of your level of literacy please read the attached instructions to undertake a literacy assessment on line.
This will take no longer than 20 minutes to complete.Instructions are available here
and Link to www.learnmyway.com.
This programme aims to support current or prospective employment.
Each candidate is required to give written responses to a work booklet either handwritten or to complete the booklet using an electronic template.
You will be required to submit 2 assessments each taking 4 weeks to complete