Courses in the English Language Unit
Are you interested in studying in Wirral, Liverpool or Merseyside? The majority of international students who come to Wirral Met College study English with us in their first year before progressing onto other courses either at the College or at other educational establishments within the UK.
Courses run from September to July. However, students are able to join courses at a number of entry dates between September and May.
Intensive English – Edexcel & Ascentis Exams
(Full-time and part-time, from Beginner to Advanced levels)
On this course you will develop all your language skills – reading, writing, listening and speaking. Classes are offered at all levels (beginners to advanced) and will prepare you for internationally recognised Cambridge, Edexcel and Ascentis English Language exams. You will have 15 hours (full-time), 3 hours (part-time) of classroom lessons & tutorial time.
If English is not your first language
- ESOL Entry Level 1
- ESOL Entry Level 2
- ESOL Entry Level 3
- ESOL Level 1
- ESOL Level 2
Our ESOL courses will develop your reading, writing, speaking and listening skills in English.
IELTS (International English Language Testing System)
Part-time: IELTS is used by many universities to assess English language level.
FCE (Cambridge First Certificate)
Part-time: This course is a internationally recognised qualification from Cambridge University.
CAE (Cambridge Advanced English)
Part-time: This course is higher level than FCE, it is also an internationally recognised qualification from Cambridge University.
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Interpreting (Level 1-3 available)
Part-time: This is an accredited course for training potential interpreters.
There are a range of other courses, including univeristy level, which you can study at Wirral Met College. Click here to find out more.