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English Language GCSE Retake at College of North West London (FE)

Course description

You may need GCSE English to improve your chances of gaining employment, or you have previously taken the qualification and are looking to improve your grade. Once assessed it will be decided if you are suitable for this course or if you need to do the pre-GCSE course first. The Teacher will discuss this with you.

Course content

You will study reading and writing skills in preparation for the GCSE exam. You will also be required to take part in discussions and give presentations to improve your listening and speaking skills.

Entry requirements

You already need to be working at Level 2 in English. You'll need to take an online assessment and have an informal interview with a teacher before you can join this course. You need to be passionate about English and enjoy reading for pleasure.


You will need to undertake five controlled assessments (mini exams) of your English throughout the course, as well as a final end of year exam in May.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact College of North West London (FE) directly.

Last updated date: 04 March 2016
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