English (ESOL) Advanced

An advanced English course for speakers of other languages in Aberdeen and the surrounding area.


Why take this course?

The Advanced level English course aims to develop all four language skills of reading, writing, listening and speaking in general contexts.

What you will experience

You will study the more complex features of English grammar in-depth, and develop a high level of fluency. This course aims to develop reading, writing, speaking and listening at advanced level. 

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Key facts

Mode of study
Where you can study
Subject area

Entry requirements

An authorisation slip showing the level achieved during the ESOL Placement Test must be shown at the time of booking therefore this course cannot be booked online.

Please contact the Student Advice Centre for more information.

What you need to know

Anything else?

Please note, this course is not eligible for fee waiver.

Next steps


At North East Scotland College

On successful completion of this course you can progress to further study at North East Scotland College on a full-time or part-time basis. 



Please note that timetabling changes can often occur after the Part-time Course Guide is published, and as a result the printed version of the guide may not hold the most up-to-date information.

We therefore advise you that all start dates and times listed on the website are at all times accurate, and should be used as your main point of reference before booking your course.

Aberdeen City Campus

Starts Duration Day(s) Time Fees Code
10 September 2019 18 Weeks Tuesday and Thursday 11:30 am - 1:30 pm £249.00
Paper bookings only
4 February 2020 18 Weeks Tuesday and Thursday 11:30 am - 1:30 pm £249.00
Paper bookings only

Paper bookings

If you would prefer to submit a paper booking form, please return it to us completed and signed.

Completed forms should be returned to the following freepost address:

The Student Information & Admissions Manager
North East Scotland College
Aberdeen City Campus

Should you have any problems with your application, please contact the Student Advice Centre:

Telephone: 01224 612330
Email: enquiry@nescol.ac.uk

If you take up a place on a College course, at the start of the course you will be asked to sign an enrolment form. In signing the form and/or taking up a place on a College course, you will enter into a contract with the College and be bound by the North East Scotland College Standard Terms and Conditions of Study. Copies of the Terms and Conditions are available for inspection on notice boards and at various locations throughout the College, at the College Reception, on the College website: www.nescol.ac.uk, or can be obtained on request from the Student Funding and Admissions Manager, North East Scotland College, Aberdeen City Campus, Gallowgate, Aberdeen AB25 1BN. Please note that courses are offered subject to (a) there being sufficient numbers of enrolments and (b) the availability of resources. The College reserves its right (i) not to run courses where the number of students is considered insufficient or where resources are unavailable and (ii) in certain circumstances, to refuse admission to an individual applicant.