Award in English Skills Level 1
Build your English skills and improve your confidence on this practical part-time course.
Level: Level 1
Purpose: Improving English Skills
Guided Learning Hours: 60
Duration: 14 Weeks
Next Course: 10 September – 17 December 2019
What are the qualifications about?
You will learn the core English language skills including reading, writing, speaking and listening. You will gain the language skills you need to get the most out of education, work and everyday life.
Who are they for?
If you are looking to develop your English skills and confidence with language, or if you want to progress your English studies further, this award is for you.
What do I need?
To study at Level 1 you should have Entry 3 in English.
Why choose Ruskin College?
Ruskin is a welcoming and inclusive community, with small class sizes, creating the ideal environment for you to further your studies and improve your confidence.
What sorts of things do they cover?
During these awards, you will cover the topics of:
How will I learn and be assessed?
You will be assessed through practical exercises.
How long do they take?
Guided learning hours
Guided learning hours are the hours you spend learning with your training provider or on your own. The guided learning hours for this qualification are:
- Level 1: 60
Usual course length
Completing the Level 1 usually takes:
- 13 weeks
What jobs could they lead to?
You will gain a qualification in a key subject required by many employers, thereby transforming your employment prospects. The awards will also help you progress your English studies and work towards the Functional Skills qualifications.
What would it cost me?
All our Maths and English courses are FREE as long as you do not have a GCSE qualification grade A*-C in these subjects. Find out more.