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Learning for Life and Work

The LLW curriculum is central to helping young people develop the fundamental skills, knowledge, and qualities that are necessary for LIFE and for the WORKING environment. LLW is important for all young people, who are aspiring for a place at university or at work. 
 

The LLW curriculum helps young people to develop:

  • Appropriate skills and capabilities for life and work
  • Knowledge and understanding of the challenges and opportunities they may encounter within society and the    different values, attitudes, needs and perspectives of their own and the wider communities.
  • LLW gives students the skills, knowledge, attitudes and values necessary for independent thinking, to make informed and responsible decisions throughout their lives.
 
The above are learnt through contributory strands of  Local and Global Citizenship, Employability , Personal Development and Home Economics.
 
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The following topics are covered from Year 8 to Year 12:
 
Local and Global Citizenship
  • Diversity and Inclusion
  • Human Rights and Social Responsibility
  • Equality and Social Justice
  • Democracy and Active Participation
 Employability
  • Work in the Local and Global Economy
  • Career Management
  • Enterprise and Entrepreneurship
Home Economics
  • Home and Family
  • Independent Living
  • Healthy Eating
Personal Development
  • Self Awareness
  • Personal Health
  • Relationships

 

Learning for Life and Work

The LLW curriculum is central to helping young people develop the fundamental skills, knowledge, and qualities that are necessary for LIFE and for the WORKING environment. LLW is important for all young people, who are aspiring for a place at university or at work. 
 

The LLW curriculum helps young people to develop:

  • Appropriate skills and capabilities for life and work
  • Knowledge and understanding of the challenges and opportunities they may encounter within society and the    different values, attitudes, needs and perspectives of their own and the wider communities.
  • LLW gives students the skills, knowledge, attitudes and values necessary for independent thinking, to make informed and responsible decisions throughout their lives.
 
The above are learnt through contributory strands of  Local and Global Citizenship, Employability , Personal Development and Home Economics.
 
Click the above links for further details
 
The following topics are covered from Year 8 to Year 12:
 
Local and Global Citizenship
  • Diversity and Inclusion
  • Human Rights and Social Responsibility
  • Equality and Social Justice
  • Democracy and Active Participation
 Employability
  • Work in the Local and Global Economy
  • Career Management
  • Enterprise and Entrepreneurship
Home Economics
  • Home and Family
  • Independent Living
  • Healthy Eating
Personal Development
  • Self Awareness
  • Personal Health
  • Relationships

 

Contact Details
Address: The Lawnfield, King Street, Newcastle, Co Down, BT33 0HD
Telephone: 028 437 26107   Fax: 028 437 26109
E Mail: info@shimna.newcastle.ni.sch.uk

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Contact Details
Address: The Lawnfield, King Street, Newcastle, Co Down, BT33 0HD
Telephone: 028 437 26107   Fax: 028 437 26109
E Mail: info@shimna.newcastle.ni.sch.uk

Copyright Shimna Integrated College    |