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Level 1 Functional Skills – English For Adults
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|L1 Functional Skills in English for Adults||20/09/2022||07/07/2023||Bishopsfield Road (Fareham College)||£0.00||
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Learning Programmes at Level 3 and Below
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Information about this Course
English & Maths
There are no prior learning requirements. Students will be
asked to complete an initial skills assessment.
This is often a student’s first formal qualification in
English, a functional skills course that provides practical skills for the
modern world and enables learners to get more from life. This course will suit
learners from a wide range of abilities and is a recognised qualification for
employment, training, education and also currently forms part of the
Learning will focus on the development of reading, writing,
speaking and listening skills from Entry Level 1 to Level
Assessment is by examination of reading and writing skills,
plus presentation skills for speaking and listening.
No textbooks are required. A folder, pens and paper will be
needed for each class.
A functional skills qualification will enable you to acquire
good levels of skills in reading, writing, speaking and listening that will
apply to everyday life. Learners can use this qualification to progress on to
Level 2 qualifications and GCSEs.
Entry into further training or employment will be much
easier with a functional skills qualification. Levels 1 and 2 can be used to
Students aged 19 or over will be required to pay a
refundable £50 deposit to enrol on this course, which will be returned upon