EAP1

Level 1 English for Academic Purposes

Subject Description

Teacher in Charge: Mrs C. Kagaya

An integrated academic English course (Level 1) designed to meet the specific needs of each student and to support them in their acquisition of English language skills. The focus is on improving students’ speaking, listening, reading, writing, grammar and vocabulary in order to cope with the academic curriculum of a New Zealand high school.  

Throughout the year students will be assessed on a selection of the NCEA ELL unit standards listed below according to their language ability.  


Pathway

Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

All textbooks used in lessons are provided. Students purchase their own grammar books for self-study.

Entry Guidelines

Year 10 English Language Learning or as specified by Director of International Students

Credit Information

Total Credits Available: 33 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 33 credits.

Assessment
Description
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits
UE Literacy Credits
Numeracy Credits
U.S. 31025 v1
NZQA Info
Present simple information on an everyday familiar topic (EL)
Level: 1
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 5
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
U.S. 31005 v1
NZQA Info
Read and understand a range of simple written texts independently (EL)
Level: 1
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 5
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
U.S. 27996 v3
NZQA Info
Write simple texts on everyday topics (EL)
Level: 1
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 5
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
U.S. 27988 v3
NZQA Info
Participate in basic spoken personal exchanges (EL)
Level: 1
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 10
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
U.S. 27982 v3
NZQA Info
Read and understand basic texts on very familiar topics (EL)
Level: 1
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 8
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
Credit Summary
Total Credits: 33
Total Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
Total University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
TotalNumeracy Credits: 0

Disclaimer

An individual course will only run if sufficient students are accepted into the course.