English Language Foundation

ELF
Subject Description

Teacher in Charge: Ms A. Bland

This course is for Year 11, 12 and 13 students. It is designed as an extension language course to accelerate language learning and provide an across the curriculum focus for Year 11, 12 and 13 students. Many students who enter this course are also enrolled in one of the three Intensive English as an Additional Language courses which are 12 hours a week or another English Language course. There are 20 credits available at Foundation Level 1 and 20 credits at Level 1.


Pathway

Level 1 English Language for Practical Purposes, Level 1 English Language Literacy Internal

Recommended Prior Learning

Learners enter this course by placement test. 


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. 30993 v1 Read and understand words and phrases in common everyday texts (EL Foundation)
1
I
5
U.S. 30994 v1 Read and understand simple texts in everyday contexts (EL)
1
I
5
U.S. 31012 v1 Participate in basic everyday spoken interactions (EL Foundation)
1
I
10
U.S. 31013 v1 Participate in simple everyday spoken interactions (EL)
1
I
10
U.S. 31030 v1 Write phrases and simple sentences on personal topics (EL Foundation)
1
I
5
Total Credits

Total Credits Available: 40 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 40 credits.