Unit Standards English as a Second Language & English for Academic Purposes

13ESOL
Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Ms A. KIRK

Students will learn the English language skills that will help them work independently in other classes and/or prepare them for entrance into tertiary study in New Zealand.  Therefore, students will learn to understand ideas and information through the skills of listening, reading and viewing.  They will also learn to create meaning through speaking, writing and presenting.  Students can also be assessed on L4 Reading and Writing Standards in order to gain entrance to University (UE Literacy).


Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

Course Contribution: nil
Stationery Requirements: nil


Credit Information
Assessment
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
U.S. 22749 v4 Write a text under test conditions in English for an academic purpose
4
I
5
Y
5w
U.S. 22751 v4 Read and process information in English for academic purposes
4
I
6
Y
6r
U.S. 28068 v3 Write a connected text on a familiar topic (EL)
3
I
5
U.S. 28069 v3 Write a text for a practical purpose (EL)
3
I
5
U.S. 30982 v1 Demonstrate understanding of a spoken text on a familiar topic (EL)
3
I
5
U.S. 30997 v1 Read and understand a text on a familiar topic (EL)
3
I
5
U.S. 31003 v1 Read and understand a text for a practical purpose in an applied context (EL)
3
I
5
Total Credits

Total Credits Available: 36 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 36 credits.

Disclaimer

Standards shown on courses are only an indication and not all may be offered at the time of study.