Entry 3 ESOL Reading Skills
What is the course about?
This course will give you confidence using English for work, study and socialising.
You will practise your reading so that you can read a simple news story, read and respond to a range of texts; take course notes for your own use.
You will take the Ascentis Entry 3 ESOL Reading exam at the end of your course if you are ready.
Is a pre-enrolment interview or assessment required for this course?
Yes, you will need to do a pre-course assessment to establish your level of English before enrolling onto the course (unless you completed the Westway Trust Ascentis ESOL Award in Speaking & Listening: Entry 3 course).
What level is the course and do I require particular skills, experience or prior qualifications?
This course is ideal for you if you can ask and answer questions on personal information, routines, likes and dislikes, use present simple and past simple, and write short paragraphs.
A high level of commitment is essential
What topics does the course cover?
You will focus on:
How will I be taught and assessed? Will there be any work outside the class?
You will learn in a supportive and welcoming environment with an emphasis on your discovering how to do and complete tasks, with guidance from the tutor.
You will work on your own and with other students on different tasks so you are always practising important in-demand life and work skills such as problem-solving, decision-making, prioritising, negotiating, collaborating and independence. You will learn in a step by step manner so you can complete challenging tasks in enjoyable and relaxing ways. Your tutor will also work with you individually so you know how to improve and how to work in a way that improves your learning. You will need to do work outside the classroom and complete homework as required.
Are there any other costs or equipment I need to get?
You will need a pen, some lined A4 paper and a file to keep your work in. Your tutor will provide handouts and worksheets and let you know if there are any other resources that you might need to get.
What will I achieve?
By the end of the course you should be able to:
When I finish, what should I be able to do next?
There are few courses you can do after this course. These include: