ESL Reading & Writing 9 (ELSK 0920)
ESL Reading & Writing 9The focus of ESL Reading & Writing 9 is on developing reading and writing communication skills in English and improving the following Essential Skills: Working with Others, Computer and Document Use, Thinking Skills, and Continuous Learning. Classroom activities engage students in developing reading and writing strategies using community, workplace and academic contexts. Learners integrate language skills, Essential Skills and intercultural skills through activities such as: writing and interpreting a code of ethics, planning a research project, writing a long essay, analyzing case studies, and writing a job description. By the end of this course, students will be able to meet the Reading and Writing outcomes at CLB 9 in the Canadian Language Benchmarks.
Note: The topics in this course are closely aligned with the topics in ESL Listening & Speaking 9.
Prerequisites: CLB 8 Reading & Writing (NB: method for entry is via a VCC ratified CLB placement test or course completion with an ascribed CLB level.)
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