English GCSE (online)

English GCSE (online)

Duration: 30 weeks
Start Date: September 2021
Course fees: FREE
Enrolment information: If you would like to enrol for September 2021, please contact us during May to be added to our waiting list

Course Aims

To enable learners to be accomplished writers and readers in this benchmark qualification, along with enhancing knowledge of all areas of English. The course is aimed at learners who have achieved Level 2 and wish to progress their English skills. Delivered through a modern interactive platform.

Entry Requirements

There are no entry requirements. However, learners should be working at Level 2 consistently

An Initial Assessment Session will be carried out before commencement of course to ensure you are studying at the correct level.

How to apply

For information on how to apply, please call The Endeavour Centre on 01482 615 349

Course Content

A speedy view of Writing Creatively and Viewpoints Writing. Looking at the writing and reading of texts related to these areas

Content includes:

1 Explorations in creative reading and writing

2 Writers’ viewpoints and perspectives

3 Non-exam assessment

It is an exciting course where you will read different texts and select language choices and structures whilst also making judgements on statements made relating to the texts. There is also compare and contrast questions and writers perspectives t analyse.

In the writing section you will learn to create your own pieces, descriptive or narrative writing will from a large part of the course be assessment. Alongside this, you will learn to write with a viewpoint when you keep a balanced argument running with your techniques of persuasion.

A presentation is also included in the course expectations.

Assessment Method

2 exams at the end of the course

GCSE Level 1 – 9 qualification

Where can it lead?

Higher education opportunities (some university courses only accept GCSE)

Career enhancement (some careers only accept GCSE)

A level study

Maths GCSE

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