Warwickshire College is a large further and higher education college in England, United Kingdom. It provides National Curriculum courses and vocational education in a broad range of subjects to students aged 16 and over. Through a series of mergers over a period of 12 years, it has over 20,000 students a year in six locations, with a wide network of outreach centres throughout Warwickshire and one in Worcestershire, making it one of the largest General Further Education (GFE) colleges in the country. The college is a member of the 157 Group of high performing colleges.
The college's website is http://www.warwickshire.ac.uk/
Higher education -
The following higher education courses are offered via distance learning (http://www.warwickshire.ac.uk/courses/subject_areas/equine_and_farriery/distance_learning.aspx):
Foundation Degree in Equine Science
Foundation Degree in Equitation Coaching
Foundation Degree in Equine Management
Foundation Degree in Equine Business Management
FdA Horseracing Industry
BA Hons Degree + Top Up, "suitable for students who have done a Foundation Degree or a HND and are wishing to top up their knowledge"
Two level 2 and two level 3 RHS theoretical certificates are available via distance learning: http://www.warwickshire.ac.uk/courses/subject_areas/horticulture/rhs_courses/rhs_distance_learning.aspx
Online learning for on-campus students
The college's libraries offer access to online resources: http://www.warwickshire.ac.uk/help__advice/libraries.aspx
Open Educational Resources (OER)
In 2011, the college hosted sessions on OER and was in the process of making a small number of its electronic resources open:
Further details could not be found, however.
Blackboard is the VLE at Warwickshire College.
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