Speak up ESOL (community)
Do you speak English as a second language? Join our community ESOL course and learn basic English skills.
Level: Community (non-accredited)
Purpose: Improving confidence using English Language
Guided Learning Hours: 60
Duration: 14-20 Weeks
Next courses: 13 September – 13 December 2019 (Fridays)11 January – 21 June 2020 (Fridays or Wednesdays)
What are the qualifications about?
Improving your English will help you get more out of your life. This course builds your confidence using English in your community and in daily life. It will help your speaking, listening, reading and writing skills. Please note the ‘Speak up’ course is non-accredited.
Who are they for?
If you want to improve your confidence using English and overcome language barriers in your day-to-day and work life, then this is a great course for you.
What do I need?
You do not need any qualifications for this course.
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?
You will practise:
- Speaking and listening
How will I learn and be assessed?
You will learn through interactive sessions that are designed to improve your confidence using the English language.
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:
- Community: 60
Usual course length
Completing the Community ‘Speak up’ course usually takes:
- 14/20 weeks part time, 1 day a week, Friday/Wednesday
What jobs could they lead to?
You will be able to study higher level ESOL courses, and improve your skills and career prospects for the next stage in your life.
What would it cost me?
All our English courses are FREE as long as you do not have a GCSE qualification grade A*-C in these subjects. Find out more.