Welsh Baccalaureate

The Welsh Baccalaureate is taught at both National and Advanced Level at Post-16

The revised and more rigorous Welsh Baccalaureate is based on a Skills Challenge Certificate, which will be graded, and Supporting Qualifications.

The primary aim is to enable learners to develop and demonstrate an understanding of and proficiency in essential and employability skills:

  • Communication
  • Numeracy
  • Digital Literacy
  • Planning and Organisation
  • Creativity and Innovation
  • Critical Thinking and Problem Solving
  • Personal Effectiveness.

The emphasis is on applied and purposeful learning and to provide opportunities for assessment in a range of real life context through three Challenge Briefs and an Individual Project.