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The college is open, and we are still accepting full-time applications for 2020-2021. Hygiene measures are in place to make the college as safe as it can be for our learners, staff and guests.

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Course Mode
Part-time
Level
Various
Start Date
14/09/2020
Start / End Time
6:30pm - 8:30pm
Duration
Various
End Date
21/06/2021

English & Maths

Helping everyone to live, learn and work successfully.

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Course Overview

All students are able to undertake Functional Skills at a level appropriate to them. Levels available are Entry 2, 3, Level 1, Level 2. You will work on your own and in small groups within a relaxed and supportive atmosphere. A wide range of materials will be used and related as much as possible to your life experience.

Adult English:
You will revise and develop your reading and writing skills, including spelling, grammar and punctuation and apply them to a variety of everyday situations, including:

- Filling in forms
- Writing enquiry and complaint letters and emails
- Writing articles
- CV writing
- Reading for understanding
- Speaking and listening skills, including presentations

Adult Maths:
You will develop maths skills including:

- Using a calculator efficiently
- Ways to multiply
- Fractions
- Percentages
- Charts and graphs
- Metric measures
- Statistics

Functional Skills English Assessment: Three exams: reading, writing and speaking and listening.

Functional Skills Maths Assessment: One exam.

Exams are either on-line or paper based at an appropriate level.

Entry Requirements

An interview and initial assessment will be completed prior to starting on the course to establish the level you are working at.

After Your Course

The workshops will develop your employability and transferable skills, which will be useful for all career paths.

Join us at our next

Open Event & Advice Session

12 November 2020 16:30 – 20:00