This course provides students with the skills and strategies they need to make the transition to college and university preparation courses in English and other secondary school disciplines. Students will be encouraged to develop independence in a range of academic tasks. They will participate in debates and lead classroom workshops; read and interpret literary works and academic texts; write essays, narratives, and reports; and apply a range of learning strategies and research skills effectively. Students will further develop their ability to respond critically to print and media texts.
Course Code: ESLEO
Course Type: Open
Credit Value: 1
Unit 1: Persuasive Speaking and Writing
Students will be able to write a debate speech.
Unit 2: Essay Bootcamp:
Students will learn to write different form of essays.
Unit 3: Media Studies
Students will learn to analyse media messages.
Unit 4: Conversation Building
These conversation lessons implement key vocabulary that is easy to follow while discussing the target topics of work, jobs, likes and dislikes
Term Work – 70%
Final Exam – 30%