ESOL (Speaking and Listening) - Entry Level 3
Course Code: GO1FE317
English for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL) Award in Speaking & Listening covers various aspect of the need to effect speaking and listening skills for life and employment.
The course is 6 hours per week - 2 x 3hrs sessions per week.
There will be an exam - Ascentis ESOL Skills for Life Speaking & Listening at the end of the course.
This programme is for EU nationals and non-EU nationals with relevant status who do not speak English as a first language and do not have a level 2 ESOL qualification.
Teaching and Learning Methods
We will conduct an initial diagnostic assessment of your reading, writing, speaking and listening skills. This will determine the session we place you in.
You will have an opportunity to study ESOL in College for between 3 and 8.25 hours a week over a period of 15 weeks. You could also carry out independent study online via our virtual learning environment – Moodle. This way you can practise your English grammar and other skills outside of College.
We use a variety of teaching methods to allow a broad mix of students to develop their English language skills. These include role play, group work and interactive activities.
There is no work placement but we do provide opportunities to link with employers through employer visits.
Industry Placement and Field Trips
Other Costs and Equipment Needed
All staff involved in the delivery of adult education courses within the College are approved to teach the subjects and modules they deliver. The approval process ensures that staff delivering a given programme are appropriately qualified and, where appropriate, possess relevant technical and industrial experience and professional practice.
Read our tuition fees guide.