When & Where

Quick Facts

  • Availability Late starts accepted
  • Tutor Inga Clarke-Schirru
  • Course Code W23ELHA27E
  • Suitable For 19 year olds and up are permitted on this course

What you will learn

Everyone knows that starting a new course of study can be challenging, so this short, Get Ready add-on to your English course is designed to take the stress out of your learning journey at Morley College. You will be introduced to some basic skills and knowledge that will smooth your way into understanding your course, the College and its systems. At the end of the two weeks, you will be better prepared to make the most of your learning whilst taking another step towards achieving your goals.

Learning Outcomes

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

  • Develop strategies, such as time management and note-taking to support effective learning and exam preparation.
  • Integrate English language, math and IT skills to solve problems and complete tasks
  • Gain proficiency in using common digital tools and software, such as email, MS Teams and word processing software.
  • Apply reading and writing skills in functional contexts

Class format and activities

You will work on developing some key functional skills in English, math and IT that will support your learning. You will learn through tutor instruction, discussion, group and independent work. Achievement will be measured by whether you meet the learning outcomes above. At the start of the course you will have an opportunity to discuss these with your tutor and set your own personal targets.

Entry requirements

You must be fluent in spoken English. You will have been born and raised in an English-speaking country or studied in English. 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 attendance and punctuality is required from all students. You will be required to study outside of class time and be able to use the internet.

What you need

You will need an A4 lined writing pad with margin, pen, pencil, coloured highlighters, a dictionary and a ring binder folder in which to keep your work.

What you can do next

You will progress to your main course.