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FE English

Once you have applied, we will invite you in for an initial assessment, careers advice and interview so that we can determine your level and the most appropriate course for you.

We offer Functional Skills and GCSE English courses throughout the week both in the day time and in the evenings. Our classes are 2-3 hours per week and are FREE for most people.

Key Information

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On this course you will:

  • improve your English reading and writing skills
  • Increase your confidence with speaking and listening
  • gain skills in order to support your child or young person with their homework
  • unlock potential for career progression

Financial Support

Depending on your situation, you may be able to access a range of financial support available.

Course Fees


We do not currently have fee information available for this course. Please contact us for further information.


Apply or enquire about this course

Please use the following links to make an application or enquiry about this course.


We are experiencing some technical issues with the apply system.  If you are having difficulties with this as an alternative you can download an Application Form (PDF) – this can be edited directly on your device, then saved and emailed to our central admissions Team centraladmissions@don.ac.uk


Apply online Make an enquiry Call 0800 358 7575

Information for EU Students

From January 2021, how you apply for a course will change. For more information, read the UK Government's guide for the UK points-based immigration system for EU students (pdf).

Visit our International pages for more information and contact details