COURSE INFORMATION

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ESOL ENTRY 2

This qualification is made up of 4 components Speaking & Listening, Reading and Writing. At this level learners will learn to follow and participate in discussions, listen to and follow instructions and give personal opinions on topics. Learners will also learn to read and understand short texts such as notes, forms, and articles, and write to communicate information and opinions in texts such as emails, articles and forms. Learners will also develop their grammar and vocabulary at this level, and gain confidence in producing spoken and written English.


You will study these units as part of the course:

 

  • Speaking & Listening

  • Reading

  • Writing

  • Functional Skills Maths & English are also part of this qualification​

ENTRY REQUIREMENTS

  • Entry 1 Speaking and Listening & E1 Reading & Writing

  • Acceptance onto this course is subject to successful guidance interview & assessment test

COURSE DURATION

  • One Year

AWARDING BODY

  • Ascentis

  • OCR

ASSESSMENT 

  • Paper-based tests

WHERE COULD THIS COURSE TAKE YOU?

Once you have completed this course, you can progress onto ESOL Entry 3.

ESOL ENTRY 3 

This qualification is made up of 4 components Speaking & Listening, Reading and Writing. At this level learners will learn to follow and participate in discussions, listen to and follow instructions and give personal opinions on topics. Learners will also learn to read and understand short texts such as notes, forms, and articles, and write to communicate information and opinions in texts such as emails, articles and forms. Learners will also develop their grammar and vocabulary at this level, and gain confidence in producing spoken and written English.


You will study these units as part of the course:

 

  • Entry 3 Speaking & Listening

  • Entry 3 Reading

  • Entry 3 Writing

  • Functional Skills Maths & English & Award in English Skills is also part of this qualification

ENTRY REQUIREMENTS

  • Entry 2 Speaking and Listening & E2 Reading & Writing

  • Acceptance onto this course is subject to successful guidance interview & assessment test

Course Duration

  • One year

WHERE COULD THIS COURSE TAKE YOU?

  • Once you have completed this course, you can progress onto Level 1 ESOL or gain employment.

LEVEL 1 ESOL

This qualification is made up of 4 components Speaking & Listening, Reading and Writing. At this level learners will learn to listen and respond to spoken language, speak to communicate information, engage in discussion, read and understand straightforward texts, read and obtain information from different sources and write to communicate information ideas and opinions. In addition, students are prepared for further education or employment with a course that covers a range of additional skills.


You will study these units as part of the course:

  • Speaking & Listening

  • Reading

  • Writing

  • Functional Skills Maths & English are also part of this course

  • Level 1 IT User Skills

ENTRY REQUIREMENTS

  • Entry 3 Speaking and Listening & E3 Reading and Writing

  • Acceptance onto this course is subject to successful guidance interview & assessment test

COURSE DURATION

  • One Year

AWARDING BODY

  • Ascentis

  • OCR 

  • Openawards

ASSESSMENT 

  • Paper based exams

  • Openawards IT User Skills – portfolio of work , internally assessed.

WHERE COULD THIS COURSE TAKE YOU?

Once you have completed this course, you can progress onto Level 2 ESOL or gain employment.

LEVEL 2 ESOL

This qualification is made up of 4 components Speaking & Listening, Reading and Writing. At this level learners will learn to listen and respond to spoken language, speak to communicate information, engage in discussion, read and understand straightforward texts, read and obtain information from different sources and write to communicate information ideas and opinions. In addition, students are prepared for further education or employment with a course that covers a range of additional skills.


You will study these units as part of the course:

 

  • Speaking & Listening

  • Reading

  • Writing

  • Functional Skills Maths & English

  • Level 2 IT User Skills

ENTRY REQUIREMENTS

  • Level 1 Speaking and Listening & L1 Reading and Writing

  • Acceptance onto this course is subject to successful guidance interview & assessment test

COURSE DURATION

  • One Year

AWARDING BODY

  • Ascentis

  • OCR 

  • Openawards

ASSESSMENT 

  • Paper-based exams

  • Openawards IT User Skills – a portfolio of work, internally assessed.

WHERE COULD THIS COURSE TAKE YOU?

Once you have completed this course, you can progress onto GCSE English or gain employment.

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