English: Entry 2
When and Where
- 16 Sep 2019 - 1 Jul 2020 (170 hours, 34 weeks)
- Days and times
- Monday 09:30 - 12:00
Wednesday 09:30 - 12:00
- Stockwell Centre
- Full fee
- £0 This course may be available for free
- Concession fee
- Concession Fee discount not applicable
- Senior fee
- Senior Fee discount not applicable
- This course has started but late enrolments are accepted.
- Jenny Thompson
- Course code
What you will learn
Get confident in reading and writing. You will learn to read and write short stories, spell everyday words correctly and use punctuation. You will work towards the Entry 2 Functional Skills English assessment.
By the end of the course you will be able to
- Give your opinion when discussing a topic in a group
- Listen to and follow instructions to complete a simple task eg. photocopying a document
- Look up the definition of a word in the dictionary
- Read short, simple instructions
- Write a note or email using 3 or 4 sentences and conjunctions (and, but)
- Spell personal difficult words using a range of strategies
Class format and activities
You will be working on reading, writing, speaking and listening. You will work on your own and with others in a group. You will improve your confidence to write longer sentences and read a range of short stories and articles. You may use your own mobile phone or tablet to help you look up information and spellings.
In order to ensure that you make the best possible progress on your course, you will have regular feedback from your tutor, in a constructive and supportive environment.
You must be fluent in spoken English. You will have had little or no education in an English speaking country or had limited study in English. You will have lived in the EU for at least 3 years. All new students need to take an assessment before they can enrol. Assessment dates are updated regularly on our website.
What you need to know before you enrol
Excellent (100%) attendance and punctuality is required from all students. You will be required to complete homework outside of class time and may be asked to research topics using the internet.
What you will need for your class
Whatever you need to help you learn in class including your mobile phone, tablet or laptop.
What you can do next
At the end of the year, if you have passed Entry 2, you may be advised to continue on to Entry 3 Functional Skills English.