City & Guilds Functional Skills in English at Entry Level
City & Guilds
Functional Skills in English at Entry Level
Who is this qualification for?
Entry level will suit you if you’d like to start with the basics by familiarising yourself with the language and tools involved in using English to communicate. It will give you support and guidance and the ability to progress from entry level 1 through to entry level 2 and subsequently 3. This qualification is intended for anyone wishing to develop their English. You can get ahead in work, education or daily life by building your English skills with the Functional Skills qualifications.
The duration of this course is from 12 weeks, consisting of one x 2-hour session per week. It should be noted that you will be expected to complete some work in between sessions, at home, as well.
This qualification covers skills that include:
• Participating in and understanding the main points of simple discussions/exchanges about familiar topics with another person or persons in a familiar situation.
• Reading and understanding short, simple texts that explain or recount information.
• Writing short, simple sentences and texts with some awareness of the intended audience.
This qualification is assessed by an internally assessed speaking, listening and communication assessment and externally set and internally marked assessments for reading and writing.
£120* based on a minimum 5 students per class
Funding may be available