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English Language — GCSE (Adults)

Course information

English language is an essential subject that will benefit you in all subjects and your future career and in life. Our English staff are committed to helping you achieve your grades and aim to scaffold the delivery English to give you a structured way of developing your skills. Our staff are passionate and deliver deliver classes which are interesting and engaging. Our aim is to help our students to enjoy their experience of English and to approach the subject in fresh and exciting way building understanding and confidence through the course. Delivery is focused on many aspects and you will study: creative writing, Transactional writing, reading and speaking and listening. All classes are tailored to your interests and the real world. There are various possible combinations in which you can study for this qualification. If you come to college to take a GCSE resit program then this will be one you will choose to make up a full time program of study. If you come to college for a vocational course this GCSE will be run alongside. For 19+ learners there is an option to study this as an evening class or as part of a Pre- Access or Access program (subject to suitability assessment).


GCSE English Language Eduqas/AQA

This course leads to...

All English qualifications at this level are highly regarded and can help no matter what your future holds. Achieving this level of English will improve your employability, ability to find apprenticeships and prepare you for future study at L3 and above.

Entry Requirements

All students aged 16-18 without English and Maths at grade 4 will be required to work towards these qualifications while on their course. 19+ learners will need to sit a suitability assessment to find the right course and level.

Why study with us?

The wonderful English tutors are here to help you. They are all very friendly and experienced, they understand well where students fall down in the exams and will teach you techniques to help you understand how to bring proper structure that will improve your planning and writing. The delivery is fun and where they can staff seek to make it interesting and relevant designing materials around your age, interests and chosen vocational qualifications.
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Further Information...

Need more information or can’t find the course you’re looking for? We can book you in to speak with our dedicated Advice & Guidance team about your options at The City of Liverpool College. With hundreds of courses and flexible learning, we’re sure to have something to meet your needs.

You can contact us online via or call us at any point on 0151 252 3000 with any queries you may have – we’re here to help.


Course ID: 163332

Course Year: 21/22

Course Duration: 1 Year


If you are 16-18 years old at the start of your course, studying at The City of Liverpool College is free. GCSE Maths, GCSE English and Functional Skills course fees may be free if you haven't already obtained a grade C / 4 or above in these subjects.

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