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Qualification name Functional Skills Qualification in English
Qualification level 1
Awarding organisation Pearson Education Ltd (Formerly EDEXCEL)
Learning method Online
Course type Essential Skills
Course start date Flexible
Cost £0.00
Cost description Course is free for 16+ learners

Discover the learning experience and opportunities you can expect from this course.

This course is for learners who are keen to improve their English Skills. At Level 1, the course is ideal for those who wish to progress onto advanced or higher education and require additional English Skills.

Find out what qualifications and skills you will need for this course.

You will need to have Entry level at English to commence this course. A full assessment is provided to determine your level at the beginning of the course.

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You will be studying towards a Level 1 qualification in English which is the equivalent of GCSE Grade D (Grade 3).

Find out more about exams, assignments and assessments.

Learning is assessed through three separate elements: a) Speaking and Listening b) Reading comprehension c) Writing ability If you are able to pass all three elements you will have completed the course

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Learners can continue learning at the next level up to Level 2 which is equivalent to GCSE Grade A*-C (or Grade 4 upwards)

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