What is it like to study this course and how will I be assessed?
This course is excellent preparation for GCSE and is ideal for anyone needing to improve their spelling, punctuation, vocabulary and grammar. You will take two online exams – one in reading and one in writing and your speaking and listening skills will also be assessed by your teacher.
The dates for this course are:
Monday 17/09/2018 – 01/07/2019 12:00 – 14:45
Tuesday 18/09/2018 – 02/07/2019 10.00 – 12.45
Tuesday 18/09/2018 – 02/07/2019 18.00 – 20.30
Wednesday 19/09/2018 – 03/07/2019 10:00 – 12:45
Applicants must be fluent speakers of English and bilingual learners should have achieved ESOL, Level 2 in reading and writing or be assessed as working at that level. To study this course you will need to be physically and mentally well and able to cope with the regular commitment of a once a week class and capable of some independent study.
Topics are based around everyday situations such as travel, leisure, community life, personal identity and other matters that will be of interest to a specific group. The aim is to improve both reading and writing skills for working and personal life.