Accessibility links

English Resit at Visions Learning Trust UTC

Course description

WRITTEN PAPER 30% (1 hour)1

Unit 1: English in the daily world (reading) (40 Raw Marks; 60 UMS)

Reading: non-fiction texts

WRITTEN PAPER 30% (1 hour)2

Unit 2: English in the daily world (writing) (40 Raw Marks; 60 UMS)

Writing: information and ideas


Unit 3: English in the world of the imagination (80 Raw Marks; 80 UMS)

Reading: literary texts (two assignments: 10% each): literary heritage poetry & Shakespeare; different cultures prose

Writing: open writing (two assignments: 10% each): 1st and 3rd person narrative


Unit 4: Speaking and Listening (40 Raw Marks)

Speaking and Listening: Communicating and adapting language; interacting and responding; creating and sustaining roles

Entry requirements

It is strongly recommended that learners starting a Year 12 programme that includes AS and A-level courses achieve at least 3 GCSEs at grade B in addition to the requirements given above.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Visions Learning Trust UTC directly.

Last updated date: 19 June 2014

Key information

  • Start date: Next September
  • Duration: 1 Year