Level 1 English for Academic Purposes

EAP1
Subject Description

Teacher in Charge: 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

Level 2 English for Academic Purposes

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
Assessment
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
U.S. 27996 v3 Write simple texts on everyday topics (EL)
1
I
5
U.S. 31005 v1 Read and understand a range of simple written texts independently (EL)
1
I
5
U.S. 31025 v1 Present simple information on an everyday familiar topic (EL)
1
I
5
Total Credits

Total Credits Available: 15 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 15 credits.

Disclaimer

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