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English for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL) Certificate at Southampton City College

Course description

City College is one of the leading providers of English for Speakers of Other Languages in the South of England.

Our full-time courses of 15 hours a week will improve all of your English – speaking, listening, reading, writing and pronunciation. You will also improve your maths, IT and work skills either in the classroom, in the multimedia centre or during enrichment activities.

You will be in a class with students from different countries and will learn about English culture and society. Depending on your level of study, there will be the opportunity to experience our work-based courses during your studies.

Course content

Depending on your previous qualifications and assessment, the following options are available: 

  • Cambridge ESOL Entry 1, Entry 2, Entry 3, Level 1 and Level 2
  • Cambridge IGCSE
  • Functional Skills Maths Entry 1, Entry 2, Entry 3, Level 1 and Level 2
  • GCSE Maths
  • Functional Skills ICT Entry 2 and Entry 3

Entry requirements

To ensure you are on the right course we will give you an assessment to check your English language level. We will also review any exam results you have and advise you on your future study options for when your English has improved enough to progress.

Future opportunities

After these courses you can progress to a career-led course or A-levels and then you can go on to university or into work.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Southampton City College directly.

Last updated date: 02 June 2016

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