Type: Vocational
Entry Requirements: No prior qualifications required. Level of study will be decided by initial assessment.
Start Date: September 2019
Length: 1-3 YEARS (depending on starting level)
Course Overview

The main purpose of this course is to provide students with the opportunity to cover all four skills in English: speaking, listening, reading and writing. The course will allow you to progress onto your chosen courses within College.

Learning is through classroom based activities, enterprise projects and access to all vocational areas within College.

Students who progress onto E3 ESOL will be able to choose either a Vocational or an academic route depending on their career choices.

 

What will I learn?

For your chosen vocational option, you will also study a range of topics which may include:

  • English
  • Maths
  • ICT skills
  • Communication and working with others
  • Vocational tasters

 

 

How will the course be assessed?

Initial assessments, ongoing assessments and  exams in English, Maths and ESOL throughout the year.

 

Materials and other information

Alongside all programmes, students will have the opportunity to be involved in a wide range of extracurricular activities from trips and visits, to enterprise activities and fundraising. You may also have the opportunity to complete work experience within your chosen career area.

WORK EXPERIENCE

As part of your study programme you will undertake relevant work experience linked to your career aspiration. This experience is designed to expand your skills, develop your CV and develop industry contacts. You will have support tin finding your placement through your tutors and our dedicated careers team.

 

Progression and Careers

Students can progress onto various courses within College depending on levels of Maths and English achieved.

Ready to apply?

Apply online or download an application form to become part of Nelson and Colne College.

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