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If you would like to improve your English skills at this level, this short course will help you to understand more about how to develop your reading skills and learn more about a range of reading strategies. You will learn about and understand how to present text to make it easier for the reader, and be able to find main points and ideas in texts. The course will also help you to develop effective ways to find the meaning of words and understand easy ways locate relevant information in texts.
As part of the application process, you will be required to complete an English assessment. This will ensure we offer you the right level of course, helping you to achieve. This assessment will also be used if you apply for any other English courses.
What could this course lead to?
Following on from this you could try other entry level short courses such as:
Essential Skills: Writing
Essential Skills: Speaking & Listening
Functional Skills English Entry 3.
Funding Support Statement:
You may be eligible to study for free if you are unemployed, on certain benefits, or earn £17,374.50 a year or less. We can confirm when you apply or contact our Student Support Services team to learn more.Need more Information?
You can find out more about Northern College and the courses on offer at one of our Virtual Open Events
Tuition Fee: £50*
email : mis at northern dot ac dot uk
Tel : 01226 776000