Level 2 English Language 4

ENGL4
Course Description

Teacher in Charge: C. Linnen

Recommended Prior Learning

Intermediate.
This course is designed to suit the needs of those students who have achieved some proficiency in reading and written English.



This course is for ESOL / NESB students and supports language acquisition across all subject areas through developing basic skills in reading and writing, speaking and listening.

METHODS OF ASSESSMENT:
Various oral and visual and written methods.
NCEA Unit Standards English Language Level 2. 

Students may not do all the standards listed below. The course will be tailored to suit individual student needs.


Note: if a student chooses to do this course, they do not need to do another English course unless they want to.


Course Overview

Term 1
Topic based - Reading and Listening plus NCEA Level 2 assessments in these skills.
Vocabulary, grammar, sentence structure are also covered.

Term 2
Topic based - Writing and Speaking plus NCEA Level 2 assessments in these skills.
Vocabulary, grammar, sentence structure are also covered.

Term 3
Topic based - Reading (English for Academic Purposes) and Speaking plus NCEA Level 2 assessments in these skills.
Vocabulary, grammar, sentence structure are also covered.

Term 4
Final assessments
Catch up and preparation for ENGL5

Faculties:

English, English Language (for any Second Language Speakers)



Pathway

Level 3 English Language 5

Credit Information
Assessment
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
U.S. 27999 v3 Write a simple connected text on a familiar topic (EL)
2
I
5
U.S. 28000 v3 Write a simple text for a practical purpose (EL)
2
I
5
U.S. 30511 v1 Read and apply understanding in English for academic purposes
3
I
6
U.S. 30995 v1 Read and understand a straightforward text on a familiar topic (EL)
2
I
5
U.S. 31014 v1 Participate in a straightforward spoken interaction on a familiar topic (EL)
2
I
5
U.S. 31026 v1 Present information on a familiar topic (EL)
2
I
5
Total Credits

Total Credits Available: 31 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 31 credits.