Course description

Are you fascinated by history? Do you want to know more about how local people from our past impacted on people continents away? This short English course will help you to improve your research, presentation and language skills whilst learning about the links between past and present at Wentworth Castle.  

What you will develop skills in: 

  • Research local history – Wentworth Castle  
  • Develop Spelling, Punctuation and Grammar – homophones, common misspellings  
  • Formal / informal language  
  • Producing a presentation 

What can this course lead to?

Functional Skills qualifications in English or Maths

Want to learn more?

You can find out more about Northern College and the courses on offer at one of our Open Events.


Northern College, Yorkshire

Course session dates

Session dates for 24 November 2022 - 25 November 2022

  • Thursday 24 Nov 2022 to Friday 25 Nov 2022

Course fees and funding support


* This course is fully funded for eligible students.

If you are not eligible, there will be a cost of £25.00 plus an additional fee if you choose to stay over. The vast majority of students are eligible to study for free and we will confirm when you apply.