Type
14 courses
English

English Information, Advice & Guidance

This course may be delivered online - please see the course information box to confirm. Our English courses are for people who want to learn or improve their English skills. English Information, Advice and Guidance will help you to get started on the best learning programme for you. You will meet our teachers and discuss your learning needs. We will help you to choose the right course/s to achieve your goals Please Note: This is for learners whose first language is English. If it is not, please book an ESOL Information, Advice and Guidance (IAG) session. ...

13/04/2021 - Tue (12:00-16:00) - 1 weeks - £0.00 - LE0018-202171
14/04/2021 - Wed (13:00-17:00) - 1 weeks - £0.00 - LE0018-202172
26/04/2021 - Mon (13:00-15:00) - ONLINE COURSE, see Additional Information - 1 weeks - £0.00 - LE0018-202159
10/05/2021 - Mon (13:00-15:00) - ONLINE COURSE, see Additional Information - 1 weeks - £0.00 - LE0018-202160
17/05/2021 - Mon (13:00-15:00) - ONLINE COURSE, see Additional Information - 1 weeks - £0.00 - LE0018-202161
24/05/2021 - Mon (13:00-15:00) - ONLINE COURSE, see Additional Information - 1 weeks - £0.00 - LE0018-202162
07/06/2021 - Mon (13:00-15:00) - ONLINE COURSE, see Additional Information - 1 weeks - £0.00 - LE0018-202163
14/06/2021 - Mon (13:00-15:00) - ONLINE COURSE, see Additional Information - 1 weeks - £0.00 - LE0018-202164
21/06/2021 - Mon (13:00-15:00) - ONLINE COURSE, see Additional Information - 1 weeks - £0.00 - LE0018-202165
28/06/2021 - Mon (13:00-15:00) - ONLINE COURSE, see Additional Information - 1 weeks - £0.00 - LE0018-202167
05/07/2021 - Mon (13:00-15:00) - ONLINE COURSE, see Additional Information - 1 weeks - £0.00 - LE0018-202168

English Skills - Entry 3

This is a non-qualification course. You will get a College Certificate on successful completion of the course. This course will provide you with an opportunity to develop and consolidate your English skills or you may want to brush up on your reading, speaking and listening, writing and SPaG (spelling, punctuation and grammar) skills for further training or work.

23/04/2021 - Fri (09:30-12:00) - 11 weeks - £137.00/FREE - L00976-202104

English Skills Level 1

This is a non-qualification course. You will get a college certificate on successful completion of the course. This course will provide you with an opportunity to develop and consolidate your English skills. It can be used as a stepping stone to Functional Skills L1, or you may want to brush up on your reading, speaking and listening, writing and SPaG (spelling, punctuation and grammar) skills for further training or work.

23/04/2021 - Fri (09:30-12:00) - 11 weeks - £140.00/FREE - L00979-202105

English with Confidence: Shakespeare's Women

A short course to introduce learners to the Shakespeare?s most remarkable female characters from a selection of plays. Learners may not have seen the point in studying Shakespeare at school, or been put off by the Elizabethan language, but now would like to know why his plays and poems are valued, 400 years later, by women as well as men. This course will explore women?s position in the historical context of Elizabethan theatre, as well as dip into a selection of plays, themes and characters. Learners will gain confidence in expressing themselves in English through discussion, writing...

07/06/2021 - Mon (12:30-15:00) - 6 weeks - £0.00 - L01214-202101

English with Confidence: Understanding Shakespeare

A short course to introduce learners to the world of Shakespeare and his writings. Learners may not have seen the point in studying Shakespeare at school, or been put off by the Elizabethan language, but now would like to know why his plays and poems are valued. This course will explore some of Shakespeare?s historical context as well as dip into a selection of plays, themes, characters and poems. Learners will gain confidence in expressing themselves in English through discussion, writing and even performance.

19/04/2021 - Mon (12:30-15:00) - 5 weeks - £94.00 - L01213-202101

Getting Creative: Writing with Confidence

Are you looking for inspiration to write your own poems or stories? Would you like to know more about how poetry and fiction work, and receive feedback on your drafts in a supportive workshop environment? If your English lets you down and gets in the way of your creativity, this is the course for you.

19/04/2021 - Mon (09:30-12:00) - 6 weeks - £0.00 - L01212-202103

Getting into Work: English with Confidence

Looking for a job or to get back into work? Come & join our free Getting into Work course. This course will help you to look for a job with confidence. If your English lets you down when applying for jobs or in the workplace this is the course for you. You will need to be working at Entry 3 or above but need to brush up your your English for work and develop the confidence to go out and get that job! The course will cover writing CVs, job applications, and work emails, reading work documents and interview and presentation skills.

27/04/2021 - Tue (12:30-15:00) - 5 weeks - £0.00 - L01193-202103

Getting into Work: English with Confidence Workshop

Looking for a job or to get back into work? Come & join our free workshop. This workshop will help you to look for a job with confidence. If your English lets you down when applying for jobs or in the workplace this workshop is for you. You will need to be working at Entry 3 or above but need to brush up your your English for work and develop the confidence to go out and get that job! If you enjoy the workshop you can then sign up for our Getting into Work 5 week course

20/04/2021 - Tue (12:00-15:00) - 1 weeks - £0.00 - L01192-202103

Improve Your Punctuation

Does your punctuation let you down? Not sure where to use capital letters, commas, apostrophes etc? Come and join our fun workshop and find out.

05/05/2021 - Wed (12:30-15:00) - 1 weeks - £0.00 - L01191-202104

Improve Your Spelling

Help with your spellings to improve your writing skills

21/04/2021 - Wed (12:30-15:00) - 1 weeks - £0.00 - L01051-202104

Support Your Child at School - English - Key Stage 2 (LBRuT)

This course will be delivered online. This taster course is delivered on behalf of the London Borough of Richmond upon Thames (LBRuT) and is open to Richmond upon Thames residents only. Residents can enrol on one free LBRuT course per academic year. A short course to help parents and carers to support their KS2 children with English. It will cover ways to support your child with the grammar, vocabulary, spelling and punctuation needed at KS2, as well as exploring techniques to improve learning, and encourage and engage your child..

22/04/2021 - Thu (18:30-20:00) - ONLINE COURSE, see Additional Information - 5 weeks - £0.00 - L01241-202103
10/06/2021 - Thu (18:30-20:00) - ONLINE COURSE, see Additional Information - 6 weeks - £0.00 - L01241-202104

Support Your Child at School - English - Key Stage 3 (LBRuT)

This course will be delivered online. This taster course is delivered on behalf of the London Borough of Richmond upon Thames (LBRuT) and is open to Richmond upon Thames residents only. Residents can enrol on one free LBRuT course per academic year. A short course to help parents & carers support their child with English.. Develop the skills to support your child in year 7, 8 or 9 with their English. This course will enable you to become more aware of the different skills your child needs to develop and how you can help.

19/04/2021 - Mon (18:30-20:00) - ONLINE COURSE, see Additional Information - 6 weeks - £0.00 - L01239-202104
07/06/2021 - Mon (18:30-20:00) - ONLINE COURSE, see Additional Information - 6 weeks - £0.00 - L01239-202105

Support Your Child at School - English - Key Stage 4 (LBRuT)

This course will be delivered online. This taster course is delivered on behalf of the London Borough of Richmond upon Thames (LBRuT) and is open to Richmond upon Thames residents only. Residents can enrol on one free LBRuT course per academic year. A short course to help parents / carers support their children with English. Develop the skills to support your year 10 or 11 child, including skills and techniques they need for GCSE.

20/04/2021 - Tue (18:30-20:00) - ONLINE COURSE, see Additional Information - 6 weeks - £0.00 - L01240-202104
08/06/2021 - Tue (18:30-20:00) - ONLINE COURSE, see Additional Information - 6 weeks - £0.00 - L01240-202106

Taster – English Functional Skills and GCSE

You can apply online or phone the college reception to book a place. Register your interest and commit to attending an online session from 10.00-14.00 on one of the dates on offer. During this session you will have the opportunity to discuss 1-1 with our experienced teacher the best course of study for you.

10/06/2021 - Thu (10:00-14:00) - 1 weeks - £0.00 - L01160-202101
24/06/2021 - Thu (10:00-14:00) - 1 weeks - £0.00 - L01160-202102
01/07/2021 - Thu (10:00-14:00) - 1 weeks - £0.00 - L01160-202103
15/07/2021 - Thu (10:00-14:00) - 1 weeks - £0.00 - L01160-202104