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Pearson Edexcel Level 2 Certificate in Personal and Social Education
KS4 (Year 10-11)
Subject Leader - Dr Helen Baker  
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Sweet* is a learning and skills development programme, offering a specialist BTEC Level 1 or 2 qualification in Personal & Social Development (PSD).

• Level 1 or 2 (GCSE Equivalent)

• Supports Welsh Baccalaureate


Benefits to the Learners

• Improved Employability Skills

• Increased Confidence & Self-Esteem

• Healthier Life-Style and Well-Being

• Boosted Motivation

• Develop Social Skills

• Greater Independence


Portfolio Based

Sweet* is a high quality, fully resourced package with a portfolio based approach to learning involving no examination. The core themes of both curricula are embedded across 8 chapters. The first 5 chapters are focussed on PSE resulting in a BTEC Level 1 Award. The final 3 chapters offer 2 pathways Level 1 (D-G) or Level 2 (A*-C) reflecting the Welsh Baccalaureate Skills Challenges, and achieves a full BTEC Certificate qualification.


There are 5 core units:

Personal identity

Managing relationships

Healthy living

Moving forward

Money matters


Level 1&2 chapters:

Enterprise and employability