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When & Where

Quick Facts

  • Availability Yes
  • Tutor Judy Cransberg
  • Course Code W22ESLH02B
  • Suitable For 19 year olds and up are permitted on this course

What you will learn

You have passed your Level 1 exams or understand and use English confidently at a strong upper-intermediate level. You have very good study skills. In this class, you will develop your English and prepare for exams.

Learning Outcomes

By the end of this course, you will be able to:

  • Identify the purpose of a text and infer meaning which is not explicit
  • Identify the main points, theme , tone and focus of a text
  • Read an argument and identify the points of view
  • Use organisational features and systems to locate information in texts

On successful completion of the course, you will achieve the following qualification: Award in ESOL Skills for Life (Reading) [CG]

Class format and activities

You will: - work individually, in pairs and in groups to develop language skills and confidence. - practise listening, speaking, reading and writing skills. - use the internet and other technology to develop language skills. - build your study skills - prepare for exams.

Entry requirements

At our Advice & Guidance days, you will take a test and speak to a teacher before you can enrol. Assessment dates are updated regularly on our website: http://www.morleycollege.ac.uk/departments/essential_skills/how_do_i_enrol

What you need to know before you enrol

Good progression depends on good attendance, regular practice of English and completing homework. The 'jump' to mainstream education is substantial and students are expected to commit to regular daily practise of all four skills and read widely.

What you need

Lined A4 paper or notebook. Pen and pencil Rubber A4 file A smartphone or tablet will be useful in class.

What you can do next

The teacher will advise students on the next step. This may be mainstream education where English is the medium of instruction or it may be employment. This Term 2 you will prepare for Level 2 Speaking and Listening exams. Progression will depend on progress made during the class.

Cost

  • Full fee
    £275
  • Concession fee
    £275
  • This course may be available for free