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GCSE English for Adults

Course Overview

Course type

We offer intensive evening GCSE English courses for adults (3hs per week). 

Our aim is to help you achieve at least a grade 4. 

Course length

Intensive one-year course, 3 hours per week.

This course commences the week beginning 30 September 2019.

Required qualifications

To be accepted onto the course, you will need a good level of English in reading, writing, speaking and listening or have achieved a grade 3 at GCSE English. 

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To apply you will need to attend an Assessment Day, to register please click the date you would like to attend.

For more information please email: sabahat.waheed@newvic.ac.uk

Assessment Days:

Tuesday 10 September (4.45 pm - 7 pm)
Thursday 12 September (4.45 pm - 7 pm)
Tuesday 24 September (4.45 pm - 7 pm)
Thursday 26 September (4.45 pm - 7 pm)


This course will focus on:

  • improving your ability to write in different styles and formats in standard English

  • broadening your understanding of the texts on  the course

  • developing your writing skills, through the use of specially designed interactive materials

On the course you will:

  • read and understand a range of texts, identifying the writers' crafts and transferring these skills into your own writing for a range of genres, audiences, and purposes

  • present and listen to information and ideas, as well as respond to questions and views of others, adapting speech appropriately to context and audience

  • make a range of effective contributions, using creative approaches to exploring questions, solving problems and developing ideas

APPLY NOW

To apply you will need to attend an Assessment Day, to register please click the date you would like to attend.

For more information please email: sabahat.waheed@newvic.ac.uk

Assessment Days:

Tuesday 10 September (4.45 pm - 7 pm)
Thursday 12 September (4.45 pm - 7 pm)
Tuesday 24 September (4.45 pm - 7 pm)
Thursday 26 September (4.45 pm - 7 pm)

Method of assessment

This course involves both oral and written work, and you will be assessed on both of these elements.

Attendance

GCSE English courses are very popular and you will be expected to attend every session.

APPLY NOW

To apply you will need to attend an Assessment Day, to register please click the date you would like to attend.

For more information please email: sabahat.waheed@newvic.ac.uk

Assessment Days:

Tuesday 10 September (4.45 pm - 7 pm)
Thursday 12 September (4.45 pm - 7 pm)
Tuesday 24 September (4.45 pm - 7 pm)
Thursday 26 September (4.45 pm - 7 pm)

Improve your employability

It’s never too late to return to education.  This course will improve your English skills and help you achieve your ambition of improving your employability or accessing higher education.

APPLY NOW

To apply you will need to attend an Assessment Day, to register please click the date you would like to attend.

For more information please email: sabahat.waheed@newvic.ac.uk

Assessment Days:

Tuesday 10 September (4.45 pm - 7 pm)
Thursday 12 September (4.45 pm - 7 pm)
Tuesday 24 September (4.45 pm - 7 pm)
Thursday 26 September (4.45 pm - 7 pm)