Spelling, Punctuation and Grammar

3 days and 2 nights at the college

Friday 22nd - Sunday 24th March 2024

Programme: This course is part of English Programme.

This course can only be undertaken as part of the above programme. View the Programme page for dates and more details.

This course focuses on building a solid foundation in fundamental English language skills


This course is FREE to everyone


Entry-Level 3

This course is for anyone who would like to develop their ability in English.

On this course you will develop strategies to improve your spelling accuracy, master punctuation rules, and enhance your understanding of grammar concepts. Through interactive exercises and practical examples, learners will gain the necessary skills to communicate effectively in written English.


You will be focusing on developing strategies for spelling accuracy, learning common spelling rules, patterns, and techniques to improve your spelling skills. You will explore strategies for identifying and correcting spelling errors, develop a wide-ranging vocabulary, and understand where certain words come from.  Through spelling exercises, word games, and vocabulary-building activities, you will enhance your spelling proficiency and develop a stronger grasp of the English language.


You will learn the correct use of punctuation marks and their impact on the clarity and meaning of written texts. You will study the rules governing punctuation, including the use of commas, periods, question marks, exclamation points, quotation marks, and apostrophes. You will develop an understanding of how punctuation helps wth sentence structure, conveys meaning, and enhances readability. Through interactive exercises and writing tasks, you will practice applying punctuation accurately in various contexts.


You will focus on fundamental grammar concepts necessary for clear and effective communication. You will explore topics such as sentence structure, verb tenses, subject-verb agreement, pronoun usage, and common grammatical errors. You will develop a solid understanding of grammatical rules, enabling you to construct grammatically correct sentences and paragraphs. You will engage in grammar exercises, analyse sentences, and error correcting activities to reinforce your understanding and application of grammar rules.

Entry Requirements

You must be working at Entry-Level 3 in Literacy, or above


Alongside the rest of the programme, you will be able to work effectively at E3 for English.