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ESL Reading & Writing 8 (ELSK 0820)

The focus of ESL Reading & Writing 8 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:  reading a textbook, translating scientific writing for laypeople, planning your lifelong learning, using technical manuals and completing forms, note-taking, and organizing a promotional event. By the end of this course, students will be able to meet the Reading and Writing outcomes at CLB 8 in the Canadian Language Benchmarks.

Note: The topics in this course are closely aligned with the topics in ESL Listening & Speaking 8.

Prerequisites: CLB 7 Reading & Writing (NB: method for entry is via a VCC ratified CLB placement test or course completion with an ascribed CLB level.)


 course outline


* Note: The CRNs listed below could be restricted to specific program areas.

CRN Fee Campus - Room Day(s) Time Date Instructor
50038
BWY-A  - Rm. 3706
MTWRM-Monday, T-Tuesday,
W-Wednesday, R-Thursday,
F-Friday, S-Saturday,
U-Sunday

0900 - 1129
09-Apr-2018
to 28-Jun-2018
Pavlovic, Sicilija
50039
BWY-A  - Rm. 3015
MTWRM-Monday, T-Tuesday,
W-Wednesday, R-Thursday,
F-Friday, S-Saturday,
U-Sunday

0900 - 1129
09-Apr-2018
to 28-Jun-2018
Enders, Tim
50040
BWY-A  - Rm. 3706
MTWRM-Monday, T-Tuesday,
W-Wednesday, R-Thursday,
F-Friday, S-Saturday,
U-Sunday

1230 - 1459
09-Apr-2018
to 28-Jun-2018
Pavlovic, Sicilija
50041
BWY-A  - Rm. 3600
MTWRM-Monday, T-Tuesday,
W-Wednesday, R-Thursday,
F-Friday, S-Saturday,
U-Sunday

1830 - 2059
09-Apr-2018
to 28-Jun-2018
Kurylo, Jason
50051
BWY-A  - Rm. 3015
MTWRM-Monday, T-Tuesday,
W-Wednesday, R-Thursday,
F-Friday, S-Saturday,
U-Sunday

1230 - 1459
09-Apr-2018
to 28-Jun-2018
Enders, Tim

To register for this course, check the information for your program: