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English Level 1 Functional Skills at eTraining

Course description

The idea of Functional Skills is to provide learners with skills in useful aspects of English Maths and ICT, with the emphasis on "useful". Learners can achieve a standalone qualification at up to level 2, or as part of a specialist learning pathway; combining their qualifications with BTEC Apprenticeships, GCSE’s and NVQ’s

Course content

Reading
Two tasks to complete, learner will be required to read short texts and short-answer questions.
This will be internally assessed by the teacher.    

Writing 
Learners will complete two tasks, both providing a single writing answer in response to a short text.


Speaking, Listening and Communication
Learners will complete an activity based on a simple discussion. This will be internally assessed by the teacher.   Learners will complete two activities based on discussions about familiar topics. This will be internally assessed by the teacher.
Learners will complete two activities; a familiar formal discussion and a familiar informal discussion. This will be internally assessed by the teacher.  

How to apply

You can apply for this course through UCAS Progress. Add this course to your favourites so you can start making an application.

Last updated date: 10 July 2015
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Key information

  • Start date: Next September

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