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English & Maths

GCSE English Language - W888

Conway Park Flexible Level 2

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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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Dates are available throughout the year

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The fee quoted is for the academic year 23/24.

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