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GCSE English Level 2

Sorry, there are no variations of this course currently available.

What is involved?

You will study ways to communicate your ideas clearly - whatever you are writing. This course will develop your reading and writing skills through a variety of tasks and you will learn exactly what you need in order to succeed. There will be two controlled assessments and one external exam in May/June, covering the following topics:
  • English Today
  • The Writer's Voice and Spoken Language
Independent study sessions are run alongside more formal work and in your free time, you can use our extensive library, computer, multi-media facilities and join in a wide range of social activities. You may also be eligible for support with your studies if you have a learning difficulty or disability. This support is free to UK residents.

What will my career options be?

This is a recognised qualification that will enable you to continue your education by moving on to more advanced programmes, alternatively you could begin to seek employment.

What is the cost?

This Course is Free for Everyone.

What do I need?

You must be registered on a Newham College course at Level 2 or Level 3 in order to enrol for this particular programme. You also need:
  • GCSE English Language at grade D or above (This is a resit programme so previous knowledge is vital)
  • Or equivalent international qualifications - our Learner Services Team can advise on these.
  • You will also be required to sit an initial diagnostic test for GCSE English
You will be required to have a dictionary, text book, writing pad, pen, highlighter and a core reading book - for your studies.