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York College

This course aims to help people who would like a Level 1 or Level 2 qualification in English or who would like to do a GCSE but haven’t been in education for some time. We will help you develop your English skills prior to a GCSE course.

Entry Requirements

You do not need formal qualifications, but would be expected to have an assessment interview to place you on the correct level course.

Dates and Times

There are various dates and times available for this course. Please contact the InfoZone on (01904) 770400 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. for further details.

Course Content

You will have the opportunity to improve your:

  • Writing: spelling, grammar, punctuation and types of text
  • Reading: skimming, scanning and for detail
  • Speaking and listening/communication: discussions, presentations, following instructions

The course is delivered by experienced tutors using a variety of interesting resources. Sessions are friendly and fun and allow you to work at your own pace.

Exams and Assessments

The course has an end assessment for a Functional Skills qualification in English.

Qualifications

A Functional Skills qualification in English.

Progression

Students can move on to the next level, Access or GCSEs. They also use the skills developed to improve their chances of employment or to progress in their jobs.

Course Fees

Nothing, the course is FREE.

How to Apply

If you wish to study this course you do not need to fill out an application form, simply call our Admissions Team on (01904) 770397 or visit our friendly team of advisors in the InfoZone, located behind the main reception desk.

Contact Us

If you have any questions about this course or any aspects of studying at York College please email info@yorkcollege.ac.uk or call (01904) 770400.

Whilst every effort has been made to ensure the accuracy of the information contained in this webpage, the content is subject to change where necessary.

 

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