ESLEO- English as a Second Language, Level 5

COURSE Description

Course Title: English as a Second Language, Level 5
Course Code: ESLEO
Grade: All
Course Type: Open
Credit Value: 1.0
ESLDO, English as a Second Language, Level 4 Open or equivalent
Curriculum Policy Document: English as a Second Language and English Literacy Development, The Ontario Curriculum, Grades 9 to 12, 2007
Department: English as a Second Language
Course Developer: Kydan Educational Services
Development Date: 2016-2017


Course Description:
This course provides students with the skills and strategies they need to make the transition to college and university preparation courses in English and other secondary school disciplines. Students will be encouraged to develop independence in a range of academic tasks. They will participate in debates and lead classroom workshops; read and interpret literary works and academic texts; write essays, narratives, and reports; and apply a range of learning strategies and research skills effectively. Students will further develop their ability to respond critically to print and media texts.