ESOL Intermediate

What is special about this course?

This part-time ESOL Intermediate course prepares candidates for the Cambridge PET (Preliminary English Test) Exam.  You will gain the ability to understand the main points of straightforward instructions or public announcements, deal with most situations met when travelling as a tourist in an English speaking country, ask simple questions and take part in factual conversations in a work environment.

You will have the opportunity to sit the Cambridge PET Exam.

Entry requirements

  • Cambridge KET certificate
  • SQA Intermediate 1 or National 4 or equivalent
  • Candidates contact the college to sit a placement test.

You will improve your skills in:

  • reading
  • writing
  • speaking
  • listening
  • communication

How will I study my course?

  • Part Time


How long will my course last?

1 Years


How will I be assessed?

Continuous assessment plus Cambridge exam at the end of the year.

Where can I study my course?

  • Inverness Campus

Start date


How much will my course cost?

For information on costs of this course please contact the college at which you wish to study.

What can I do on completion of my course?

  • Progression to ESOL Upper Intermediate (National 5)
  • Accepted for college study at NC/NQ level (certain areas)
  • The possibility of better integration both socially and professionally.

Is there more information available online?

You can use the above QR code to connect directly to the course details.

Apply for ESOL Intermediate

I want to start in 2018/19

We are delighted that you are thinking about studying at Inverness College UHI. Inverness College operates a fair and open admissions system committed to equality of opportunity and non-discrimination. We consider all applications on merit and on the basis of ability to achieve, without discrimination on grounds of gender, age, disability, ethnicity and socio-economic background. We welcome applications from all prospective students and aim to provide appropriate and efficient services to students with disabilities.

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