Introduces students to a range of activities designed to improve English Language communication and fluency.
Pronunciation, grammar and vocabulary
Beyond the sentence and discourse structures
Conversations and presentations
Reading & Listening for information and the main idea
Varieties of English including English on the Internet
Styles of writing
Unit Learning Outcomes express learning achievement in terms of what a student should know, understand and be able to do on completion of a unit. These outcomes are aligned with the graduate attributes. The unit learning outcomes and graduate attributes are also the basis of evaluating prior learning.
Learning outcomes and graduate attributes
|On completion of this unit, students should be able to:||GA1||GA2||GA3||GA4||GA5||GA6||GA7|
|1||Demonstrate an understanding of a range of spoken and written texts||Communication and social skills|
|2||Use a range of functional vocabulary to communicate simple ideas in speech and writing||Communication and social skills|
|3||Use a range of grammatical structures (simple present, past, future aspect) to communicate simple ideas in speech and writing||Communication and social skills|
|4||Communicate concepts in simple speech and writing which are linked (through cohesive devices||Communication and social skills|
|5||Sustain simple communicative exchanges with other speakers of English, share information, request information and signal opinions||Communication and social skills|
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Teaching and assessment
Commonwealth Supported courses
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Commencing 2016 Commonwealth Supported only. Student contribution band: 1
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