Year 13 English as a Second Language
Teacher in Charge: Ms L. Harrison
13 English as a Second Language
This course covers NCEA reading and writing for University Entrance Literacy. It is expected that students will have Level 1 Literacy and have built a sound foundation in terms of writing and reading skills in earlier years, especially in 12ESL. Students will need to ensure they supplement classwork with significant grammar revision and vocabulary extension activities to cope with the high standard of academic writing required. All the Standards are internally assessed.
Recommended Prior Learning
15 credits in 12 ESL or with approval of HOD ESOL. The course is specifically designed for ESOL (English for Speakers of Other Languages) students.
Total Credits Available: 23 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 23 credits.
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