WJEC Level 2Constuction

Unit Content

WJEC Level 1/2 Vocational Award in Constructing the Built Environment units are assessed through controlled internal assessment or external assessment

 

 

Unit 1: Safety and security in construction is externally assessed.

Construction activities take place in many different contexts. Through this unit, learners will gain the knowledge and understanding to be able to plan how to minimise risk to their own and others health and safety in different contexts.

• 60 minute examination

• Total of 60 marks

• Online assessment

• Short and extended answer questions, based on stimulus material and applied contexts

• Each question will have an applied problem solving scenario

• Learners are allowed one re-sit opportunity.

The highest grade will contribute towards the overall grade for the qualification.

 

Unit 2: Developing construction projects is internally assessed.

Through this unit learners will be able to interpret technical information to plan the refurbishment of a building, taking account of health and safety issues. They will use appropriate skills and techniques to carry out the refurbishment.

 

Unit 3: Planning construction projects is externally assessed.

• 120 minute examination

• Total of 60 marks

• Online assessment

• A series of tasks, based on stimulus material and applied contexts

• Each task will have an applied problem solving scenario

• Each paper will assess all learning outcomes. Assessment criteria will be sampled in each series

• Learners are allowed one re-sit opportunity

The highest grade will contribute towards the overall grade for the qualification.

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WJEC Level 1/2 Vocational Award in Constructing the Built Environment offers a learning experience that focuses learning for 14-19 year olds through applied learning, i.e. acquiring and applying knowledge, skills and understanding through purposeful tasks set in sector or subject contexts that have many of the characteristics of real work.

Course details

This course is graded as BTEC Pass - Distinction
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WJEC Level 1/2 Vocational Award in Constructing the Built Environment units are assessed through controlled internal assessment or external assessment
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