Higher Nationals Newsletter June 2022

Sun Jun 12 08:00:00 UTC 2022

Information about the Degree Finder and more.

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Student survey: closing next week

Students have until Wednesday 15 June to complete the survey for their chance to win a ¬£100 Amazon voucher. After this, eligible centres (with 8 or more students having submitted a survey) can then log onto HN Global to download a custom report.

Thank you to all our BTEC Higher National learners who submitted their feedback via the Student Survey. 

Interested in delivering Esports?  
We want to hear from you!

With the huge success of the BTEC Nationals Esport at levels 2 and 3, we would love to hear from you if you would be interested in delivering an Esport qualification at level 4 or 5. Please email fiona.ross@pearson.com to register your interest and find out more.


Updates you may have missed 

  • Industry engagement tips from Belfast Metropolitan College: Find out more about their advice and best practice for embedding industry engagement into your classroom.
  • Pearson-set Theme and Topics: Documents for subjects that will start between 1 September 2022 and 31 August 2023 are available on HN Global.
  • New validations in Engineering: Our new RQF HN qualifications will be available from September 2022 with specifications being published soon.

BTEC level 3 progression to HNs

Join our interactive training session and explore the journey from level 3 to Higher Nationals. Aimed at tutors and progression advisors, the focus of this session is to outline the support available for both tutors and students.

Find out more and register your place for Thursday 7 July 4-5pm (BST).

Global learning: topping up to gain a degree

Offer your students further education progression opportunities with our Degree Finder - a database with a wide range of courses and institutions to choose from.

Students can browse over 3,000 degree programmes from articulated institutions, and view our recognition map, which highlights over 200 institutions around the globe that have confirmed they consider applications from Higher National graduates.

Ambassador spotlight: Sarah Hoppé

Sarah completed a BTEC Higher National in Fashion & Textiles, which led directly to a job in the industry with an employer who supported her to top-up to an undergraduate degree in Fashion Production and Business with the Open University.

Read Sarah's story

Photograph of Sarah Hoppe

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