Crossfields Institute Level 3 Integrated Education Award

Qualification title

Crossfields Institute Level 3 Integrated Education




This qualification is intended primarily for 16-18 year olds and contains one module. The Independent Project enables students to follow their passion and explore an interest or career aspiration in depth whilst developing the ability to self-direct and coordinate their own learning. The Independent Project draws on formal, non-formal and informal learning and any area of the taught curriculum.

Key features

It equips students with a range of relevant skills which supports them to access higher education employment and entrepreneurship. These skills include:

Entry requirements

Learners must be aged 16 or over

It is the school or centre’s responsibility to ensure that students who are entered for this qualification make reasonable progress and are likely to achieve at this level.

Guided learning hours


Total qualification time


Study method

Blended, full or part time, as well as independent study. Some module specific delivery requirements as appropriate.

How long does it take?

Variable depending upon delivery structure but 1 year part time is recommended.


This qualification is graded Pass/Merit/Distinction which are pass grades. Learners are expected to complete a portfolio of evidence, demonstrating meeting the learning outcomes.

Qualification specification

Please click here for the qualification specification


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2022/23 Registration fee for organisations

£53 per learner