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LS0200 - English Language Preparatory Program Level 2

Credit points: 12
Year: 2020
Student Contribution Band: Band 3
Administered by: Division of Tropical Environments & Societies

Level 2 is designed to help students to continue to develop their ability in English, moving from more familiar to unfamiliar topics, and from general topics to more academic content. This programme will better match the trimester structure of the university and segue into the Undergraduate programmes delivered by JCUS. At the end of the course, students will have the English level needed to proceed to Level 3.

Learning Outcomes

  • be able to speak logically and clearly on a variety of topics in an organised and confident manner;
  • to understand and synthesise spoken and written input;
  • be able to produce cohesive written work on relevant topics using appropriate academic vocabulary;
  • to read extensively and critically on general and academic topics;
  • be able to summarise and paraphrase texts using complex and compound sentences.

Subject Assessment

  • end of semester exam (40%)
  • other exams (20%)
  • presentations (10%)
  • assignments (30%).

Special Assessment Requirements

Nil


Availabilities

JCU Singapore, Internal, Study Period 91
Census Date 09-Apr-2020
Workload expectations:

The student workload for this 12 credit point subject is approximately 520 hours.

  • 260 hours workshops/Seminars - 5 hours per day as per CPE
  • assessment and self-directed study
Restrictions: An enrolment quota applies to this offering.

JCU Singapore, Internal, Study Period 92
Census Date 06-Aug-2020
Workload expectations:

The student workload for this 12 credit point subject is approximately 520 hours.

  • 260 hours workshops/Seminars - 5 hours per day as per CPE
  • assessment and self-directed study
Restrictions: An enrolment quota applies to this offering.

JCU Singapore, Internal, Study Period 93
Census Date 03-Dec-2020
Workload expectations:

The student workload for this 12 credit point subject is approximately 520 hours.

  • 260 hours workshops/Seminars - 5 hours per day as per CPE
  • assessment and self-directed study
Restrictions: An enrolment quota applies to this offering.

JCU Singapore, Internal, Study Period 94
Census Date 13-Feb-2020
Workload expectations:

The student workload for this 12 credit point subject is approximately 520 hours.

  • 260 hours workshops/Seminars - 5 hours per day as per CPE
  • assessment and self-directed study
Restrictions: An enrolment quota applies to this offering.

JCU Singapore, Internal, Study Period 95
Census Date 11-Jun-2020
Workload expectations:

The student workload for this 12 credit point subject is approximately 520 hours.

  • 260 hours workshops/Seminars - 5 hours per day as per CPE
  • assessment and self-directed study
Restrictions: An enrolment quota applies to this offering.

JCU Singapore, Internal, Study Period 96
Census Date 08-Oct-2020
Workload expectations:

The student workload for this 12 credit point subject is approximately 520 hours.

  • 260 hours workshops/Seminars - 5 hours per day as per CPE
  • assessment and self-directed study
Restrictions: An enrolment quota applies to this offering.

Note: Minor variations might occur due to the continuous Subject quality improvement process, and in case of minor variation(s) in assessment details, the Subject Outline represents the latest official information.