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Functional Skills English Level 1 and Level 2

Functional Skills English Level 1 and Level 2

Functional Skills English is aimed at students who have not yet achieved at least a grade 3 in GCSE English; it can act as a stepping stone towards achieving the GCSE grade 4 in future years.

Course Content

What Modules will you Study?

The course is designed to enhance confidence and skills in reading, writing, speaking and listening, which will support learning in other subjects and increase opportunities outside College, both socially and professionally. More specifically, this course will develop your understanding of audience, purpose and context through the study of a range of relevant texts.  The tests are taken at various points throughout the College year; you will be entered for them when your tutor deems you are ready to be successful  in them!

Entry Requirements

Enrolment & Timetable Information

Students who have already achieved a grade 3 in GCSE English should be enrolled onto GCSE English.

What are the entry requirements?

Grade 2 or below at GCSE English or English Language (but not English Literature).

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