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Course Title:

Essential Skills: Writing

Course Description:

Writing is an essential skill which can be used for pleasure, for self-improvement, or for the essentials of working life.

On this course you will:

  • improve your spelling, punctuation, and grammar skills so that your general writing skills are better developed
  • learn spelling strategies which will improve your confidence in spelling and reading new vocabulary
  • learn how to develop your writing skills so that they have more positive impact upon the reader

This course will improve your confidence to write well and make yourself clearly understood by the person reading your written work.

How will the course be delivered?

The course will be delivered on a residential basis, over two days and one night.The course will include a blend of class room based activities and some individual work alone.

Entry requirements:

Northern College starts where you are, building on your life skills and experience. You don’t need a formal qualification to begin your studies with us.

What could this course lead to?

This short course can lead to other Essential Skills short courses, and then an accredited Functional Skills English qualification at your level. Our Student Support Services team will work with you to design a personalised learning journey based on your needs and aspirations.

Funding Support Statement:

You may be eligible to study for free if you are unemployed, on certain benefits, or earn £17,004 a year or less.  We can confirm when you apply or contact our Student Support Services team to learn more.

 

For more information please visit the Short Course page on our website

Tuition Fee: £50*

Choose which date you would like to apply for:

    Sorry, we currently have no scheduled classes for this subject

*If you are staying on a residential basis, the fee is an extra £25 making the full cost £75 (includes one breakfast and evening meal). Please confirm with The College Registry as fees can change and also with regards to your circumstances (unless otherwise stated).
email : mis at northern dot ac dot uk
Tel : 01226 776000