About the course
A GCSE in English is vital in today's job market and a minimum requirement for many courses. This course is designed to develop confidence and competence in speaking and listening, reading and writing skills. It will also help improve your grammar, spelling and punctuation, encourage active reading and develop your ability to write for different audiences and purposes.
You need to undertake a BKSB assessment and score at least level 2 in order to enrol on this course. You will be asked to do a piece of writing. If you score below level 2 we have a wide range of courses that may be suitable for you to build your existing skills and then progress onto this course.
The course is free to all adults who do not previously have a GCSE English A*-C.