GCSE English at Calderdale College
English is arguably the most important GCSE subject, being a necessary requirement for most Further and Higher Education courses, as well as a wide range of jobs.
The course is taught by highly qualified, experienced staff who ensure that the work is as varied and enjoyable as the examination board's specification allows. If you attend well, complete your assignments and respond to feedback, you stand an excellent chance of gaining
You will be expected to complete three units which compose of a mixture of internally controlled assessments, similar to invigilated examinations and an externally assessed examination, as well as speaking and listening activities.
For 16-18 school leavers the course will only be offered as a re-sit alongside a full-time programme (where appropriate) Prior attainment of a grade D GCSE English qualification is required.
19+ students must have either prior attainment of a grade D GCSE English or an Adult Literacy Level 2 qualification achieved within the last three years.
For all learners there will be stringent screening requirements which will take place at enrolment. This usually involves completing an on-screen literacy task and completing a handwriting activity.
Please complete an application form and return it to us at the following freepost address:-
Calderdale College Central Admissions Unit, FREEPOST HX2 004, Francis Street, Halifax, HX1 3BR
or click the link to apply online: www.calderdale.ac.uk
How to apply
If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Calderdale College directly.