Functional Skills English Language
Start Date: 5th September 2022
More about the course
Want to improve your English skills to gain more confidence or to help you into employment? If you want to gain a qualification in English, this Functional Skills qualification will help you to develop the skills you need.
You will learn how to read, write and communicate in English clearly and develop the skills and confidence you need to do this in real-life situations and in the workplace.
There are no formal entry requirements for this course.
Entry to study levels from Entry 3 through to Level 2 is via an assessment which will be completed at college to determine which level you should enrol onto. An English teacher will discuss with you the most appropriate level based on the assessment results.
What will I achieve?
Upon successful completion of this course, you will receive a Functional Skills English qualification in one of three levels depending on the level you study at:
Entry Level 3
What will I learn?
Speaking, listening and communication
How is the course taught?
How am I assessed?
Assessments will depend on the level of study and may include:
Where can I progress?
Learners who achieve the Functional Skills qualification in English Language can progress to further study of English.
If you achieve Level 2 you may be able to access Higher Education.
You could also choose to enter the workplace with your new skills and confidence.
If you are aged 19+ the cost of the course will depend on your circumstances. Our support pages can help you determine your suitability.