This course has started, but it may still be possible to join it. Please call 03000 41 40 25* and ask to be put through to the Centre where the course is running
This course will be delivered partly on virtual learning platform and partly via online learning e.g. Moodle from September and is likely to continue for the duration of the course.
The course is for students who have achieved a good level of English; you may already have a Trinity qualification at Entry 3 or Entry 3. You can already understand and produce simple and more complex language in familiar as well as unfamiliar situations
You will develop your skills in speaking and listening, but also in reading and writing, and you will work towards a Trinity Entry level 3 or Level 1 ESOL Speaking and Listening exam. You will develop formal presentation skills and learn how to make various types of formal requests. You will also develop debating skills and practise these skills by discussing important current issues and putting your ideas forward, for example, relating to the pros and cons of different scenarios.
Who is the tutor?
About the Tutor: Juliet Conway
Juliet Conway is a qualified and highly experienced ESOL/EFL tutor who has worked in Adult Education for many years. With a wealth of experience in delivering to groups of all levels and nationalities, she provides in-depth learning and self-study for all learners, providing information and guidance , extra support and facilitating positive changes in her students' lives.
How will I be taught?
You will work on a variety of activities as a class and in small groups or pairs. This allows the tutor to attend to individual needs as well as to direct the learning of the group as a whole. Homework will be an essential part of the course.
An individual learning plan of work (ILP) is developed between you and the tutor. You will have tutorials with your tutor when you will be able to discuss your progress.
Additionally, your work will be regularly marked by your tutor who will give you oral/written feedback.
What do I need to have with me?
Dictionary, ring binder for handouts and homework, paper and pen.
What can I do next?
Students may progress to ESOL Level 2 or an EFL course leading to a Cambridge English exam such as PET, FCE or CAE.. For further information, you can email us at: learnEnglish@kent.gov.uk
What do I need to join the course
ESOL courses are available for European Union citizens and those who have lived in the UK for at least three years. Other students are also welcome upon payment of an overseas fee. However, acceptance on a Skills Plus ESOL course does not constitute an immigration sponsorship and no Confirmation of Acceptance for Studies (CAS) certificate will be issued.
Before enrolling on an ESOL course you will need to complete an initial assessment. Please book an interview at your local centre.
We make every effort to keep our prices as low as possible and therefore regret that we cannot return payments to students who withdraw from a course. When you enrol, please understand that you are agreeing to pay the total price for the whole course, including all outstanding balances should you withdraw.
Joining your course
Real time Online
Instructions will be sent to you by your tutor
If you require any information about joining this online course then please call 03000 41 40 25* and quote the Course Code SIT/94603/J/FF.