Formerly City College Brighton and Hove and Northbrook College

Pre GCSE English Functional Skills

This course will prepare you for starting a GCSE English course.

Key information

Course code: AEPREGCSE Course type: Part-time professional Duration: 36 weeks. Start dates for this will vary. Start date: 01 September 2018 Timetable:Times are flexible and will be given on interview. Course location: Brighton Metropolitan College, Central Campus Course fees: Free subject to assessment. Assessment: You will be assessed for suitability for GCSE and advised accordingly.

Course aims and areas

This course is designed to prepare you for starting a GCSE English course.

You will develop the skills needed to feel confident in progressing to a GCSE standard and be taught in a supportive environment to ensure you fulfil your potential.

On this course you will learn about spelling, punctuation and grammar, how to plan writing, different formats and styles and reading for understanding.

Entry Requirements

If there are any applicable entry requirements, these will be listed in the key information section above.

Course Costs

The cost and whether or not you have to pay for your course depends on your age, circumstances and educational history. To find out which category applies to you, please visit our course fees page by clicking below.

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