Level 1 EFS - English for Further Studies

Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mr C. Bangs

Recommended Prior Learning

Completion of the ELIP Foundation course or equivalent. Students must also study 11ELS.

This course focuses on pre-literacy language development.  It does not provide credits towards Level 1 Literacy, but students are able to gain English Language (ESOL) credits in reading, writing and listening. The course includes personal reading and reading of basic texts to show comprehension. Speaking and listening form an important part of this course. The course also includes grammatical structure and vocabulary extension activities. Students writing information reports using personal research.



Assessment Policy & Procedures

Level 2 EFS - English for Further Studies, Level 2 ELS - English Language Support

The work done in 1EFS will support students in working towards achieving the necessary Level 1 Literacy component for NCEA in 2EFS next year.

Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

1B5 exercise book, 1B3 notebook, clearfile


Lynfield College has procedures and guidelines for the administering of assessments.  Click HERE to go to the school website with more information, and links to the appropriate Year Level Assessment Guides.