13EL3

13 English for Academic Purposes 3

Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Kerry Chooi.

This course offers 16 credits towards University Entrance Literacy. Students develop their academic writing and reading skills, and improve their listening skills at an advanced level in preparation for tertiary study. They expand their knowledge of academic vocabulary and word forms, and use these in written and spoken forms. Students also learn how to research effectively, write references, and present their findings clearly.


Prerequisites

HoF Approval



Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

*13EL3* - Supplementary costs: Approx $50 Student workbook.

Credit Information

You will be assessed in this course through all or a selection of the standards listed below.

Total Credits Available: 16 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 16 credits.

Assessment
Description
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits
UE Literacy Credits
Numeracy Credits
U.S. 22750 v5
NZQA Info
Write a crafted text for a specified audience using researched material in English for an academic purpose
Level: 4
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 6
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 6r,6w
Numeracy Credits: 0

Assessments:
Term: 3, Week: 9

U.S. 22751 v5
NZQA Info
Read and process information in English for academic purposes
Level: 4
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 6
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 6r
Numeracy Credits: 0

Assessments:
Term: 3, Week: 4
Term: 3, Week: 8

A.S. 91105 v2
NZQA Info
English 2.8 - Use information literacy skills to form developed conclusion(s)
5
5
5
5
5
Level: 2
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 4
Level 1 Literacy Credits: Y
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 4r
Numeracy Credits: 0
Credit Summary
Total Credits: 16
Total Level 1 Literacy Credits: 4
Total University Entrance Literacy Credits: 16
Total Numeracy Credits: 0