ESOL Level 2 - Writing Award
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Our ESOL classes are for you if English is not your first language.

If you are settling or living in the UK we have courses for learners of all abilities. These courses will help you to read, write, speak and understand English to help you in everyday life; for example to help your children, communicate with others or to improve your skills for work. If you want to improve your English to get a job we can help you. Our ESOL courses look at topics related to living and working in Britain.

Course Content

You will work on improving your speaking, listening, reading, writing, grammar, spelling and punctuation skills for everyday use in life and work. You will work on improving your writing skills so that by the end of the course you are able to write a variety of everyday texts for different purposes, accurately and fluently.

Course content L2
On this course you will learn how to:
• Write texts using a range of different formats and structures and in a variety of styles suitable for different purposes, such as to persuade, to inform, to describe and to give instructions
• Plan, draft and write different types of formal and informal texts such as letters, emails and reports
• Sequence and organise your information and ideas in writing, using paragraphs, with an appropriate level of detail to get your points across
• Write using a wide range of grammar accurately, including verbs, verb tenses and subject verb agreement, adverbs, adjectives, nouns and pronouns, conjunctions, articles and prepositions in correctly written complex sentences
• Write using accurate punctuation including commas, apostrophes and inverted commas
• Fill in complex forms for personal and professional purposes

Entry Requirements

Before you start this course you need to take a writing assessment and talk to a tutor to help you choose the right level of writing course.

We have courses at all levels of the Adult ESOL Curriculum from Pre-Entry (for complete beginners) and Entry Level up to Level 2. We will help you find the correct level for you before you start your course.

First Class Requirements

Please bring a folder to keep your work in, a black or blue pen, and a lined notepad of paper.

Attendance Requirements

You are expected to come to every class. You must arrive on time.

Assessment Methods

You will take a Writing assessment at the end of the course which will be externally accredited, or an end of term college exam based on your individual learning plan.

Further Study Options

After this course you can continue to study on our ESOL Reading or Speaking & Listening courses. You can progress through the ESOL levels up to Level 2.
When you have finished your ESOL course you may want to progress into the wider programme offer at RACC including Cambridge Certificate courses, GCSE English courses and our range of vocational and leisure courses.

Additional Information

For information on course fees and how to get additional help to pay for them look at our How to Pay for Your Course section.