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GCSE English Language – Adults

The course will involve preparation for two exams, each worth 50% and lasting for 1 hour and 45 minutes each. The two units are: Explorations in creative writing and reading Writers' viewpoints and perspectives

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Course Summary

Subject Area: GCSE
Adult and Community
Location: Ilkeston
Full Time or Part Time: PT
Level: 2
Number Of Years: 1
Interview Required?: Y
Weeks: 32
Hours: 2.50
Start: 13/09/2022
Days/Times:
Ilkeston

Apply now at: https://www.derby-college.ac.uk/course/gcse-english-language-adults-2
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Course Information for Students

The course will involve preparation for two exams, each worth 50% and lasting for 1 hour and 45 minutes each.

The two units are:

  • Explorations in creative writing and reading
  • Writers’ viewpoints and perspectives

In addition there will be a non-examination assessment based on spoken language.

You should be 19 years old or over and will be screened and interviewed. You will also complete a piece of extended writing to ensure that you are on the right course. At this time we may refer you to our Functional English programme if it is felt you would benefit from this.

You will need to attain a Level 2 screening in English.

You should also maintain a good level of attendance throughout the course.

The course will involve preparation for two exams, each worth 50% and lasting for 1 hour and 45 minutes each.

The two units are:

  • Explorations in creative writing and reading
  • Writers’ viewpoints and perspectives

In addition there will be a non-examination assessment based on spoken language.

This course will be delivered on-site.

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Assessment is based on 100% examination, with two exams.

A grade 4 in GCSE English is often a requirement for many courses and careers.

This qualification may help you to move on to other courses such as programmes within higher education.

For more information contact Derby College on 0800 0280289 or enquiries@derby-college.ac.uk

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Course Information Last Updated On: October 19, 2021 3:45 pm