COURSE INFORMATION

Would you like to have a better job? Are you interested in passing the Citizenship test? Are you thinking of starting a college or a university course?

This course is designed to improve your speaking, listening, reading, and writing skills in English as well as your general academic skills. Enrolment age for this course is 16 years and over.

All students work towards the Scottish Qualifications Authority (SQA) National Qualifications in ESOL, including the external exam.

Subjects may include:

  • Speaking, listening, reading, and writing in English
  • English for work, study and everyday life
  • Academic English
  • IELTS and SQA exam preparation
  • The Core Skills of ICT, numeracy and communication will be developed and certificated on this course
  • Enrolment age for this course is 16 years and over
  • You will be required to sit a placement test which will determine the level at which you will study unless evidence of prior achievement is provided
  • You may be required to take part in an informal conversation as part of the application process. This group/individual conversation may be an information session, a portfolio discussion, or a skills based exercise
  • You must supply a personal statement prior to this and, if you are successful, you will be expected to supply a reference. In the case of Fife school leavers, the College will request a Transition Form from the school

Depending on your level of English, you can apply for:

  • Career-based courses at Fife College
  • Degree courses at Fife College or university