Lewisham Southwark College

21 reviews
Recent reviews of this course provider

Academic writing

This course really help me to developed my English language skills in an academi...more

See all reviews

Request info Visit website View all courses

Course provider overview

    • News & Events There’s always amazing things happening at the College from award winning students and staff, to amazing work placements at some of London’s top...more

Expert view


Lisa StubbsLisa Stubbs
Lecturer at Lewisham Southwark College



Michael NeilMichael Neil
Lecturer at Lewisham Southwark College

Michael teaches Professional Cookery Level 2 NVQ at Lewisham...more


John WhiteJohn White
Lecturer at Lewisham Southwark College


Business and Management

Daniel DonkorDaniel Donkor
Lecturer at Lewisham Southwark College


Introduction to Lewisham Southwark College

Request info Visit website

Come to Lewisham Southwark College and you'll be part of a friendly, vibrant, diverse community of students drawn from the local area. We offer a huge range of courses,  including childcare, the performing and creative arts, business and IT, and will help you find a job that's right for you.

You'll never be short of things to do in your spare time, whether that's trying out your rapping skills in a lyrical workshop, taking part in one of our many sporting clubs, or taking drama or singing classes.

Our campuses are based across the Lewisham and Southwark boroughs, all with excellent transport links and with plenty going on in the local area.

We think Lewisham Southwark College is a great place to study and so do our students. For more details, see why you might enjoy studying with us.

Why study at Lewisham Southwark College?

Achieve your potential

Where do you want to get to? At Lewisham Southwark College, we'll do all we can to help you achieve your ambitions, whether you want to get into higher education or get a job. You'll have a personal tutor who can offer you advice and help, and support is available if you have a disability.

Choose from a vast range of courses

We offer a wide variety of courses at different levels. We have courses for young people, as well as for adults. Our courses cover subjects including hair and beauty, catering, hospitality, sport, care, drama, dance and theatre, fashion, digital media and design, business and IT, construction and engineering, leisure, and travel and tourism.

Enjoy college life

Come to Lewisham Southwark College and you'll be part of an exciting, vibrant community of 15,000 students. There's always lots going on, from drama and street dance sessions to lyrical workshops for aspiring rappers. Among the many club activities, you can learn to draw manga, play football or join a volunteering group.

Learn from the experts

All our courses are delivered by professionals with in-depth knowledge of their specialist subjects. They will ensure that you learn the latest techniques, help you find placements that can give you valuable work experience, and keep you up-to-date with employers' changing needs.

Find a job

Our career service will help you plan for your future career, including giving you advice on work, education or training, helping you write a CV or practise your interviewing skills, and helping you find internships, apprenticeships, work placements and voluntary work.

Work for great employers

We have cultivated excellent links with business for many years, and our students have been able to gain work experience and employment with many prestigious employers, including Lewisham Council, the London Metropolitan Police, Charlton Athletic, Bloomberg, Arab Emirates Airline, and the Mandarin Oriental Hotel in Hyde Park.

Go to university

Each year many of our students go on to study in higher education, and students have recently gained places at Greenwich University, Ravensbourne College, Imperial College and Cambridge. 

Course reviews at this provider

See all reviews
Academic writing
IELTS Academic Writing Workshop
by Christabel - June 2015

This course really help me to developed my English language skills in an academic context.  acquired the examination techniques necessary for the IELTS writing test, so I believe i will improve my IELTS score.  increased confidence is using English in academic and everyday contexts. This course in a short period of time will teach you how to o Describe charts, graphs, diagrams and maps o Describe trends o Describe a process o Develop an argument o Give and justify opinions o Compare/ contrasting & critical evaluation of benefits and drawbacks o Problem analysis and proposing solutions o Link ideas and using link words and phrases o Develop academic style: sentence structure and vocabulary

Was this review helpful? Yes No
11 Hotcourses user(s) found the following review helpful.
Write a review

Please note reviews of IELTS Academic Writing Workshop are the subjective opinions of Hotcourses members and not of Hotcourses Ltd.