Course overview

This course is ONLY for residents of West Sussex. Please do not apply if you are from a West Sussex postcode area. This short course is designed for learners currently studying ESOL who want to learn more about the language and skills that will help you manage your money, make good shopping decisions, and understand budgeting. The course will look at the principles of managing money in everyday situations like comparing prices on the high street, working out the best deal for transport to get to work or learning, or the cost of cooking a meal.

Course description

This short course is specifically designed for learners currently studying ESOL who wish to enhance their language skills while acquiring essential knowledge to manage their finances effectively. The course aims to equip students with the language and skills necessary to make informed financial decisions, helping them manage their money, make smart shopping choices, and understand the basics of budgeting.

Throughout the course, learners will explore the principles of money management in everyday situations. They will learn how to compare prices on the high street to ensure they get the best value for their purchases. Additionally, the course will cover practical scenarios such as calculating the best deal for transportation, whether for commuting to work or attending classes, and understanding the costs involved in preparing meals at home.

By focusing on these real-life applications, the course not only improves financial literacy but also reinforces language skills through practical use. This dual approach helps ESOL learners become more confident in both their English proficiency and their ability to handle everyday financial tasks. Ultimately, the course aims to empower learners with the tools they need to make sound financial decisions, contributing to their overall well-being and independence.

What financial support is available?

We don't want anything to stand in your way when it comes to bringing Adult learning within reach so if you need anything to support you to achieve your goals then speak to one of our education experts during your enrolment journey. Most of our courses are government funded but if you don't qualify or need.

What other support is available?

All of our digital content, teaching and learning activities and assessments are designed to be accessible so if you need any additional support you can discuss this with the education experts during your enrolment journey and we will do all we can to make sure you have optimal access.

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