ASDAN offers a wide range of curriculum programmes and qualifications for all abilities, mainly in the 11-25 age group.

ASDAN is a unique and successful initiative that has been developed and managed by teachers and lecturers “to promote the personal and social development of learners through the achievement of ASDAN Awards, so as to enhance their self esteem, their aspirations and their contribution to the community”. ASDAN programmes and qualifications blend activity-based curriculum enrichment with a framework for the development, assessment and accreditation of key skills and other personal and social skills, with emphasis on negotiation, co-operation and rewarding achievement.

Exam Board: ASDAN CoPE
Tiered Exam: No

How is the course assessed?

100% coursework

Are there controlled assessments?

The coursework is ongoing throughout Year 10 and Year 11 and is split into 12 modules.

What is covered on the course?

  1. Communication
  2. Citizenship and Community
  3. Sport and Leisure
  4. Independent Living
  5. Health and Fitness
  6. Work Related Learning and Enterprise
  7. Expressive Arts

Subject Leader: Mr A Dobberson