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ESOL (English for Speakers of Other Languages): Entry Level at WQE

Course description

The course offers you the opportunity to improve your reading, writing and verbal communication skills. You will look at lots of different types of texts, for example newspapers, timetables and leaflets.

The course is designed to develop your ability to understand and use effective English in your everyday life and to support the development of your English skills to benefit your other subjects.

You will be given a short assessment at the start of the course to determine your level and to ensure that you have the opportunity to work with people at the same level as you.

You will also have the chance to gain an employability qualification which will help you prepare for the world of work.

Course content

How will I study?
A combination of individual work, group work, class discussions, ICT sessions and individual research sessions. You are encouraged to work together to solve problems.

Entry requirements

There are no formal entry requirements for ESOL courses. Your level will be determined by an interview and written test.

Assessment

Assessment is by formal exams; reading, writing, speaking and listening (group discussions). You will be given lots of chances to practise for the formal exams as well as the chance to complete a range of work to further develop your skills.

You will be given lots of chances to practise for the formal exams as well as the chance to complete a range of work to further develop your skills.

Future opportunities

Progression is student-led. It is possible to pass more than one level in a year. Students may go on to study GCSE English.

Further information

For further information please visit our website www.wqe.ac.uk or see our prospectus.

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: 14 November 2018
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Key information

  • Start date: Next September
  • Duration: 1 year
  • Web url: www.wqe.ac.uk

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