For course information call 020 8090 3020 www.barkingdagenhamcollege.ac.uk75Course FeesCourse FeesHow much will it cost?Course fees vary depending on how and what course you are studying. The following is an approximate guide, but you should check with the College before enrolling on your course to make sure you have the full details. Full and Part-time Further Education courses
If you are under the age of 19 on 31 August 2011, you will not pay fees. There are a few courses where fees may be applicable.Learners over 19 on 31 August 2011 will pay a fee that will vary depending on the course. Payment will also be required for examination or examination registration fees, and materials.
Professional coursesFees are set by the relevant professional body and may have special contributions attached. Please speak to our Engagement Services team on 020 8090 3020.Higher Education (HE) coursesAll learners on HE courses pay fees which are set annually by the Department for Business, Innovation and Skills (BIS). International learner feesThese vary according to the course. You will also pay for any examination fees. Please email firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.Refund policyRefunds are only issued when a course fails to run or you are unable to attend due to the action of the College. Please contact us for more details.How do I pay?You will pay for your course as part of your enrolment and we accept all major credit and debit cards, cheques or cash. It may be possible for you to pay in instalments and if you are intending to claim a concessionary fee, you will need to bring the relevant documents with you when you come to enrol. You must inform us of any changes in your employment or financial status. For late enrolments, please contact us for details and instructions.Help with your feesIf you need help to pay your fees, please contact us on 020 8090 3020.
For course information call 020 8090 3020 www.barkingdagenhamcollege.ac.uk76Applying & EnrollingFinding the right course, applying and enrollingIt couldn't be easier! If you are unsure about the type of course that you would like to do, come in and speak to the course tutor at our next Open Event - these are listed on this page. Alternatively you can contact our Learner Help Centre and speak to a Course Adviser, or a Careers Guidance Adviser, to explore your options. The Learner Help Centre is open as follows, and no appointment is necessary, or you can phone us on 020 8090 3020:Monday - Thursday 8.30am - 7.30pmFriday 8.30am - 4.30pmComplete an Application FormAs demand is high for lots of subject areas, certainly for most of our full-time courses, we would urge you to get your application form to us as soon as possible.You can use the form provided, or alternatively you can apply online at our website. If you prefer to handwrite your form you should post it or deliver it to:Engagement ServicesBarking & Dagenham CollegeDagenham RoadRomfordRM7 0XUWe will invite you to attend an assessment and an interview All full-time courses and some part-time courses will require you to attend an assessment and interview or an informal chat. Together we will determine what is the right course for you. There's no need to feel nervous. Just bring examples of your work where applicable and talk us about your previous experiences, knowledge and skills.We will offer you a courseCongratulations! We will offer you a conditional place (e.g. you need to gain the minimum grades required) or we will offer you an unconditional place (e.g. there are no conditions attached to the offer). Don't worry. We'll explain exactly what you need in our letter to you.Complete your enrolmentWhen we invite you to come in to enrol, please make a note of the date and time. If you cannot make this time, please let us know as soon as possible and we will try to make alternative arrangements.Please remember that your place on a course in not secured until you have completed the enrolment process and paid full or partial fees. If we let you know that formal interviews are not necessary, you can enrol on your course on one of the dates listed here.If by the summer you haven't been through the usual application process, you can still get on a course as long as there is a place available. Come along and have a chat with our tutors and we will do all we can to get you on the right course for you.Remember when you enrol you will need to bring:l proof of identity (eg. Passport, photo Driving Licence or Birth Certificate)l your National Insurance number l your qualifications.IMPORTANT: your place on a course is not secure until you have completed the enrolment process.Summer 2011 enrolment dates and timesJuly 2011Wed 13, 20 & 27 July 10am - 4pmAugust 2011Wed 3, 10, 17 & 24 August 10am - 4pmThurs 25 August 9am - 7pmFriday 26 August 10am - 4pmTues 30 August 9am - 7pmWed 31 August 9am - 7pmSeptember 2011Thursday 1 September 9am - 7pmSat 3 September 10am - 2pmKeep us informedIt is important that we have your current contact details so that we can get in touch with you at any time. Please write or email if you move home or change phone numbers.Parents/Guardians EveningsThursday 2 December 2010 - we will write to you with details of times.Wednesday 9 March 2011 - by invitation only. Further information will be provided nearer the time.OPEN EVENTSSaturday 13 November 2010, 10am - 2pmThursday 3 February 2011, 5.30pm - 8.30pmSaturday 7 May 2011, 10am - 2pmThursday 23 June 2011, 5.30pm - 8.30pm