English GCSE

This is a foundation GCSE course which means that it is for learners who do not yet have a grade C/4 and require it for further study or a work requirement. All grades from 1 to 9 are available to learners from the paper, but the teaching is focussed on achieving a 4 or 5


You will study the GCSE syllabus, including literacy skills such as spelling, punctuation and grammar, reading comprehension and creative writing


Any course which requires level 2 or GCSE English for entry. This includes all Access to HE courses.


Two examinations in June.

Entry Requirements

Completion of an assessment. The course is deisgned for those almost at the level of a grade 4 in order that they can achieve it in one academic year. For those who are not quite ready, or have been out of education for a long time, it may be more approraite to study an alternative course first. These courses, functional skills at levels up to level 2 offer a chance to firm up skills in preparation for the demands of the GCSE course.





Avaliable at: City Skills



NameAvailable at:Academic Year
GCSE English (Evening) - Adult City Skills 2020
English GCSE (Evening) - Adult Eccles Sixth Form College 2020
GCSE English (Evening) - Adult FutureSkills at MediaCityUK 2020
English GCSE (Eccles Skills Exchange) - Adult Eccles Skills Exchange 2020
GCSE English (Evening) - Adult Worsley College 2020

Once you have selected the courses you are aplying for please click the applications link Top menu bar, on the right, to continue the application process.

Applications for academic Year 21/22 open on the 12th October 2020