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Move On Adult Literacy at East Riding College

Course description

This course is to help people improve their English skills and to achieve a National Certificate(s) at Level 1 or 2. (Level 1 is equivalent to GCSE at D – G grades and Level 2 is equivalent to A* - C grades).rf

Course content

Practical day-to-day skills: reading a variety of texts, including letters, timetables and simple reports; writing messages, instructions, informal and formal letters and reports; formats and styles of texts appropriate for different purposes and audiences; spelling; grammar; sentence structure; punctuation.

Entry requirements

This course is for people who want to brush up their English skills and who are already able to do some of the following: READ and understand a formal letter, for example: * a letter from a credit card company. * a letter from the hospital . WRITE, for example: * a letter to a friend. * accept an invitation.


You will be assessed for the National Certificate in Adult Literacy at a level appropriate to your ability. Assessment will be made by a reading test when you and your tutor consider you are ready to take it. The test can be taken on-line or as a paper based test. You will receive a provisional result at the end of an on-line test.

Future opportunities

* Possible employment.
* Promotion within your present organisation.
* Better employment prospects.
* Entry to further/higher education.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact East Riding College directly.

Last updated date: 05 April 2016

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