You will be assessed in three key areas: reading, writing and speaking and listening.
You will also gain the ability to construct and convey meaning in written standard English. You will be tested through a combination of controlled assessments and external exams.
The times for these classes vary, with classes in the day and evening, so please contact us and we will try to find a day and time suitable for you to study.
Please note: If you do not have a minimum Grade 4 (C) in English at GCSE level, then you can study this course for free! If you have already obtained a Grade 4 (C) or higher, fees may apply depending on your circumstances.
What you'll learn
The course aims to develop your abilities:
To communicate effectively in speech and writing
To listen with understanding
To be enthusiastic responsive and knowledgeable readers.
You will have the opportunity to talk and listen in a variety of contexts read a wide variety of literature non-fiction and media texts.
You will be asked to attend an initial assessment with a tutor to identify which course is right for you.
Students need to make a firm commitment to attend for the whole course.