Course Overview

THIS COURSE IS FOR THOSE AGED 16-18.If you are aged 19+, please see our part-time ESOL courses.

If you are aged 16-18, have moved to the UK from another country and would like to continue your education in Britain then ESOL 16-18 is the perfect course for you.

This is a full-time, comprehensive, language-based programme designed to help with the transition between studying in your home language and studying in Britain. Alongside English, which is taught from Beginner level to Advanced level (Level 1), you will be able to study Mathematics (Functional Skills, GCSE or A level), IT and a variety of additional subjects all of which have English specialist support.
This course is for speakers of languages other than English who are aged 16-18.
You may join this course with any level of English from Beginner to Advanced Level 1.
You will be given an English Language assessment to establish your level.

 

Course Structure

You will spend approximately 16 hours per week in College.
You will study for an ESOL qualification as well as an additional qualification in LIFE skills or Personal and Vocational Development (Foundation Learning) which will offer you a variety of subjects from Science, Social Science, Business and IT, to Citizenship, Study Skills and Personal Learning. You will have a Personal Tutor who will look after your needs and you will take part in an exciting programme of enrichment activities.

Entry Requirements

This course is for speakers of languages other than English who are aged 16-18.
You may join this course with any level of English from Beginner to Advanced Level 1.

You will be given an English Language assessment to establish your level.
 

English and/or Mathematics will be included in your timetable if you have not achieved a GCSE at grade 4 or above in these subjects when you start your course.

How Will I Learn?

  • Taught sessions
  • Group and individual projects
  • Study-related workshops
  • Enrichment activities
  • Tutorials.

Skills You Will Develop

  • Communication skills
  • Interpersonal skills
  • Study skills
  • Interview skills
  • Presentation skills
  • Organisational skills.

Benefits

  • Preparation for vocational and/or academic qualifications
  • Field trips.

Expect Also To

  • Use PC and software packages for the internet
  • Work closely with Connexions and the Bradford Centre for Academic Studies

How You Will Be Assessed

  • Initial ESOL assessment
  • Diagnostic assessment
  • Continuous assessment
  • External assessment.

Things You May Need

  • Stationery
  • CDs

Information, Advice and Support

Careers Guidance

Help with choosing the right course and with thinking about where this might take you in the future.
Email: [email protected]

Student Finance

Money matters - you may be entitled to financial support whilst you study.
Tel: 01274 088214.
Email: [email protected]

Learning Support

Support for applicants with a learning difficulty, disability, illness or other learning need.
Tel: 01274 088344
Email: [email protected]

For all other queries call 01274 088088

Tuition Fees

If you are aged 19+ and studying a Further Education Course at Bradford College, you may have to pay course fees. Course fees are dependent on the number of hours and which course is being taken. Actual costs can be obtained from our team.
Tel: 01274 088214
Email: [email protected].
https://www.bradfordcollege.ac.uk/study/adult-students/fees