Start Date: Level: Study mode: Course location: Course Type:
Flexible Level 2 Part-Time - Day City Campus Skills & Qualifications Apply Enquire

What’s it all about?

This course is for anyone who would like to improve their level of English Skills and needs to have an English qualification to progress in their career or onto further study.

This course is available at both our City Centre Campus and our Bede Campus.

This course is free of charge for anyone 19+ who does not hold this qualification or GCSE grade C/4 or above.

There are no formal entry requirements for this course but you may benefit from achieving a Level 1 in Functional Skills.

Study level Cost
19+ please enquire

After developing your reading, writing and speaking and listening skills in the classroom, you will complete the following assessments:

- A speaking, listening and communication assessment with a teacher
- A paper-based or online writing assessment
- A paper-based or online reading assessment

During this course you will learn:
Inferential comprehension
Styles of writing
Writing for purpose

What’s next?

After successfully completing this course you could go on to study English Language at GCSE level.

Open Events

Find out everything you need to know about Sunderland College and our exciting range of courses!

Register for our next open event

Take a tour around our college campuses

93.1% of our students have progressed to further study, university of employment.

(*Based on 16-18 year olds destination data, 2019/20 academic year)

Why choose Sunderland College?

100% overall A-Level pass rate

Summer 2021

97.4% of our apprentices progressed to employment or further study.  

Destination data for Sunderland College 2019/20, Apprentice completers. 

Our excellent student support services and expert staff will help you reach your potential.

Recognised regionally and nationally for our high-quality approach to careers education