Title

English & Maths

GCSE English Language - W003

12 Quays Part Time Level 2 Duration 33 weeks

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This is a one year course and is an essential qualification for many students.

The course aims to expand the ability of students to constructively analyse and evaluative pieces of writing.

Course Details

    The course consists of:

    Exam Paper 1: 19th Century Fiction (40% of your overall mark)

    Section A: Reading

    Section B: Imaginative writing

    Exam Paper 2: 20th and 21st Century Non-Fiction (60% of your overall mark)

    Section A: Reading

    Section B: Transactional writing

    In addition you are required to complete a Speaking and Listening assessment which includes:

    Communicating and adapting language

    Interacting and responding and creating and sustaining a role

Entry Guidelines

Applicants must pass an initial assessment.

If English is not your first language, you may need an assessment before enrolling on this course. To discuss further, please contact the ESOL department on 0151 551 7144.

Assessment Method

Written exam paper, based on set texts, and speaking and listening assessment.

Additional Information

An ability to meet deadlines and organise own study and to work with a degree of independence.

Communication skills - Ability to communicate effectively on a one to one basis e.g. with tutors, students and in a group as part of a discussion. You should also have the confidence to talk to a larger group on a prepared topic. Individual, pair and group oral activities are a formally assessed part of the course.

If English is not your first language, you may need an assessment before enrolling on this course. To discuss further, please contact the ESOL department on 0151 551 7144.

Where can I progress to?

Pre-Access/Access to Higher Education.

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Starting 5th September 2022 - Ending - 5th June 2023REF W003O400

Planned Timetable

Day Times Campus
Monday 18:00 — 21:00 12 Quays Main Building

If you are aged 19 or over:

If you are aged 19+ and living in the Liverpool City Region (inc Wirral), many courses will be free. If you are aged 19+ and live outside the Liverpool City Region, this course may be free. Terms & conditions apply

Did you know that many of our courses are free for students aged 19 and above?

Find out if you are eligible for free funding here, or contact our student service team on 0151 551 7777.

If you are required to pay a fee you may be entitled to an Adult Learner Loan or other financial support. For more information on support available visit Bursaries and Loans. We also allow payment by instalments for some courses.

The fee quoted is for the academic year 22/23.

Starting 8th September 2022 - Ending - 8th June 2023REF W003O402

Planned Timetable

Day Times Campus
Thursday 18:00 — 21:00 Conway Park

If you are aged 19 or over:

If you are aged 19+ and living in the Liverpool City Region (inc Wirral), many courses will be free. If you are aged 19+ and live outside the Liverpool City Region, this course may be free. Terms & conditions apply

Did you know that many of our courses are free for students aged 19 and above?

Find out if you are eligible for free funding here, or contact our student service team on 0151 551 7777.

If you are required to pay a fee you may be entitled to an Adult Learner Loan or other financial support. For more information on support available visit Bursaries and Loans. We also allow payment by instalments for some courses.

The fee quoted is for the academic year 22/23.

Starting 13th September 2022 - Ending - 6th June 2023REF W003O401

Planned Timetable

Day Times Campus
Tuesday 10:00 — 13:00 12 Quays Main Building

If you are aged 19 or over:

If you are aged 19+ and living in the Liverpool City Region (inc Wirral), many courses will be free. If you are aged 19+ and live outside the Liverpool City Region, this course may be free. Terms & conditions apply

Did you know that many of our courses are free for students aged 19 and above?

Find out if you are eligible for free funding here, or contact our student service team on 0151 551 7777.

If you are required to pay a fee you may be entitled to an Adult Learner Loan or other financial support. For more information on support available visit Bursaries and Loans. We also allow payment by instalments for some courses.

The fee quoted is for the academic year 22/23.


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