English - Level 1 Functional Skills

Birmingham Adult Education Service
Course summary
160 hours
Part time
Birmingham, Online courses
Next available date: Online delivery option may be available - Please contact provider. - Online courses

Course description

English - Level 1 Functional Skills

  • To improve your reading, writing and verbal communication skills in real-life contexts
  • To set goals to help you develop the English skills YOU need in everyday life and work
  • To gain a Functional English qualification at Level 1

Suitability - Who should attend?

Adults (19+) who would like to develop their English skills for everyday life and work and gain a qualification.

Training Course Content

By the end of the course you will be able to:

  • Identify meanings in texts and distinguish between fact and opinion
  • Identify the purpose and features of different sorts of texts
  • Compare information, ideas and opinions in different texts
  • Consider your audience and use appropriate style and features to produce a wide range of effective texts such as letters, reports, emails and promotional leaflets
  • Develop your communication skills and confidence to make presentations and take part in formal discussions
  • Identify relevant information and lines of argument in discussions and presentations
  • Know and use strategies to learn spellings and spell better
  • Plan, draft and organise writing and check your own work for accuracy, including spelling

About provider

Birmingham Adult Education Service

At Birmingham Adult Education Service their aim is to make a difference. Offering courses such as English, Math, Health & Social Care and Art, BAES has a vision to become an outstanding provider of community learning and skills. Whether you're...

Read more and show all courses with this provider

Request info

Fill out your details to find out more about English - Level 1 Functional Skills.

  Contact the provider

  Get more information

  Register your interest

Country *

Contact info

Birmingham Adult Education Service

99 Whitehead Rd, Aston
B6 6EJ Birmingham

 Show phone number

Request information

Find out more about this English - Level 1 Functional Skills course - simply fill out your details:

Find a course for you!

  Read the course
 summary on this page

 Fill in your details and Request information

 Receive all the info you need

Find more courses here