We have developed two qualifications to specifically enhance your level of English- English Language Framework and International Foundation Year.
We also offer two certificates in Business and IT at foundation level which will allow progression onto our diplomas.
The English Language Framework (ELF) is a course aimed at helping you to improve your language skills. The qualification is comprised of five levels and you can move through the levels according to your needs and abilities:
- Level 1: Elementary
- Level 2: Pre-Intermediate
- Level 3: Intermediate
- Level 4: Upper-Intermediate
- Level 5: Advanced Optional Unit: Introduction to IELTS - prepares you for assessment by the International English Language Testing System (IELTS). This unit does not carry any credits towards the qualification and is not assessed by NCC Education.
The International Foundation Year (IFY) is a one year pre-university qualification, including a significant degree of English language teaching. The qualification is designed to provide you with an entry route to UK university courses or progression onto the NCC Education Level 4 Diplomas in Computing, Business and Business IT.
To complete the qualification you must study and pass 8 units, six of these are compulsory, two of these are electives. For a more specific look at the content and learning outcomes please refer to the specification document on the right hand side of the page.
The Level 3 Diploma in Business (QCF)(L3DB) aims to prepare you for entry onto the NCC Education Level 4 Diploma in Business (QCF) and Level 4 Diploma in Business IT (QCF).
The qualification provides you with an introduction to the field of business and equips you with the necessary study skills to succeed in higher education.
You will be introduced to fundamental concepts of business, practical IT skills and mathematical concepts and techniques useful in your understanding of business and your further studies.
The Level 3 Diploma in Computing (QCF)(L3DC) aims to prepare you for entry onto the NCC Education Level 4 Diploma in Computing (QCF) or Level 4 Diploma in Business IT (QCF).
The qualification provides you with an introduction to computing and equips you with the necessary study skills to succeed in higher education.
You will be introduced to essential concepts of computer programming, practical IT skills and mathematical concepts and techniques to further your understanding of computing.