Course Duration
1 Year
Location
Burslem Campus
Course Cost
£ -
Do I have to pay this fee? These courses receive government funding, and some learners will be eligible for FREE tuition if they meet specific criteria. Some L code courses at Level 3 to 6 may also have an Advanced Learning Loan available for learners aged 19 and over.
Course Code
FL1003
Start Date
05/09/2022
Start Time
-
Day
Mon - Fri

Course Summary

This is a full-time course offered to 16-18 year olds for whom English is not their first language. The programme is designed to give students the language and study skills necessary to access further study programmes within FE, and provide them with the essential skills to live and work in the UK. Students attend ESOL classes at Entry 1, Entry 2, Entry 3 and prepare for the ESOL City and Guilds qualifications. The rest of the programme includes Numeracy, Employability and Enrichment and you will have the opportunity to take part in a vocational taster, such as motor vehicle, hair and beauty, construction to support your progression and help you to make choices.

Course Requirements

Entry Requirements

There are no formal entry requirements. An interview is required to assess your
English and Numeracy skills, so that you can be placed in classes at the correct level.

How Is It Taught

You attend ESOL classes with other young students to develop your language skills. Numeracy is also taught in the classes. The tutorial and enrichment programme gives you the opportunity to experience a range of educational settings in and out of the classroom, whilst the vocational tasters enable you to make choices about your progression. The programme is delivered and assessed in English.

What Could I do Next

We will provide you with encouragement and support to progress onto vocational or academic courses.

What Else Do I Need To Know

In order to progress to main stream College courses and Higher Education, your level of English needs to be at least Entry Level 3.

Entry Requirements

There are no formal entry requirements. An interview is required to assess your
English and Numeracy skills, so that you can be placed in classes at the correct level.

How Is It Taught

You attend ESOL classes with other young students to develop your language skills. Numeracy is also taught in the classes. The tutorial and enrichment programme gives you the opportunity to experience a range of educational settings in and out of the classroom, whilst the vocational tasters enable you to make choices about your progression. The programme is delivered and assessed in English.

What Could I do Next

We will provide you with encouragement and support to progress onto vocational or academic courses.

What Else Do I Need To Know

In order to progress to main stream College courses and Higher Education, your level of English needs to be at least Entry Level 3.

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