Level 3 ESOL - English for Academic Purposes
Teacher in Charge: Mr C. Bangs
For most students 13EAP is the second year of a two year course which prepares students for the Level 2 literacy standards required for entrance into university. Students develop research, academic writing and reading skills, and improve their listening skills at an advanced level. They expand their knowledge of academic vocabulary and word forms, and use these in written and spoken forms. Students also learn presenting and seminar skills.
Fulfillment of literacy requirements for university entrance. This course provides the opportunity to English Language Learners to gain the literacy requirements for university, to learn how to research effectively and present findings clearly in written and spoken forms.
Some students currently in 12EFS and 12ELS, will be required to also select 13ELS.
Entry into 13EAP is by recommendation from the 12EAP teacher Ms Chooi, the 12EFS teacher Ms Payne or the HOD ESOL Mr Bangs.
Contributions and Equipment/Stationery
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Recommended Prior Learning
A pre-entry test will be given to determine the language level. Students with less than adequate English skills must also enroll in 13ELS.
This course is eligible for subject endorsement.
This course is approved for University Entrance.
Total Credits Available: 19 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 19 credits.
Approved subject for University Entrance
Number of credits that can be used for overall endorsement: 3
Only students engaged in learning and achievement derived from Te Marautanga o Aotearoa are eligible to be awarded these subjects as part of the requirement for 14 credits in each of three subjects.
It is the policy of Lynfield College to have school-wide policies that inform parents and students of the criteria for administering all Assessments for National Qualifications.