Level 2
Unit No:
Guided learning hours:
120 hours

Assessment Guidance

In accordance with Gateway Qualifications' Assessment Guidance.


In this unit, learners will learn how to listen and respond to extended and detailed spoken language , how to speak to communicate detailed information, ideas and opinions clearly and appropriately how to engage in discussion in a variety of situations, making clear and effective contributions.

Unit Learning Outcomes


Be able to obtain information from spoken sources.

Assessment Criteria

  • 1.1

    Extract information from extended spoken information, explanations and narratives.

  • 1.2

    Listen to and follow multi-step spoken instructions.


Be able to speak to communicate.

Assessment Criteria

  • 2.1

    Speak clearly and confidently adapting structure, style and vocabulary appropriate to the purpose, context and audience.

  • 2.2

    Present detailed information, ideas and opinions in a logical sequence using description and comparison where appropriate.

  • 2.3

    Provide further detail, clarification and development in response to the requests of others.

  • 2.4

    Use a range of language including different tenses, time and sequence markers and conjunctions.


Be able to make requests and ask questions.

Assessment Criteria

  • 3.1

    Ask for detailed information  and make requests in formal and informal situations and for different purposes.


Be able to engage in discussions and move them forward.

Assessment Criteria

  • 4.1

    Make relevant contributions suited to audience and purpose in discussions.

  • 4.2

    Express views, opinions and feelings.

  • 4.3

    Support opinions and arguments with evidence.

  • 4.4

    Respond constructively and appropriately to others, moving discussion forward when necessary.