Edexcel Functional Skills English Level 2

Course Codes

OSC1371 / OSC1372

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Develop English skills needed in everyday life and work situations. With our Edexcel Functional Skills English Level 2 you can progress your career further or use this qualification as an entry to further studies.

  • Fully recognised Edexcel English Functional Skills Level 2
  • Communicate English effectively in all forms
  • Includes one off telephone support to practice presentation skills
  • Understand effective speaking, listening and communication skills
  • Improve your reading and writing skills including punctuation and grammar
  • Add exams and we will book these for you
  • Learn at your own pace, in your own environment
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Course overview

Learn expert speaking, listening and communication skills you can apply to life and the workplace. Understand the rules of writing, grammar and punctuation and improve your reading skills.

With this option, your exams can be included. Just let us know when you are ready and we will book for you!

Please note, you can take this course without completing exams, but you will not receive the full qualification.

Course Duration

Up to 1 year

Course Outcome

You will receive your Edexcel Functional Skills Qualification in English Level 2 (you must take the exams to achieve this).

Entry Requirements

There are no specific entry requirements for this course.

Assessment

2 paper-based exams and 1 practical speaking exam.

Course content

Extra info

Assessment

The exam consists of 2 written papers and 1 practical speaking exam.

If you add on exams, these will need to be taken in either our Birmingham, Manchester or London centres.

Course Duration

You have up to 1 full year to complete the course which starts from your enrolment date. During this time, you have access to your course materials and tutor support. You can study at your own pace throughout the year.

Course Outcome

On successful completion of this course and your examinations you will receive the Edexcel Functional Skills Qualification in English Level 2.

Edexcel is a highly respected and recognised awarding body and their qualifications allow learners to succeed in life, learning and employment.

Exam details

Practical Exam

Duration: 40 minutes

Assessment format: A 5-minute presentation with question and answer session. A 15-minute formal discussion.

Paper 1

Duration: 75 minutes

Marks: 35

Assessment format: Multiple choice, short open response and medium open response questions.

Paper 2

Duration: 60 minutes

Marks: 36

Assessment format: 2 set tasks with 42% of marks assessing spelling, grammar and punctuation

Content areas

Speaking, listening and communicating

Reading

Writing

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