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LS0300 - English Language Preparatory Program Level 3

Credit points: 12
Year: 2019
Student Contribution Band: Band 3
Administered by: Division of Tropical Environments & Societies

Level 3 aims to help students acquire relevant academic English language skills in preparation for an Australian tertiary education in the English medium in JCU. The level 3 module is academic oriented and covers four main areas, reading, writing, listening and oral communication. At the end of Level 3, students would acquire theoretical and practical English linguistic knowledge and skills, relevant for work and tertiary education. On successful completion of ELPP Level 3, students will fulfil the English requirements to enter degree programs at JCU Singapore.

Learning Outcomes

  • demonstrate understanding of a variety of spoken discourse;
  • display critical thinking of academic topics through speech and writing;
  • derive meaning of specific details from different types of discourse;
  • produce academic essays, following Australian university conventions;
  • read academic texts, using appropriate reading techniques.

Availabilities

JCU Singapore, Internal, Study Period 91
Census Date 11-Apr-2019
Coordinator: Mr Trevor Carty
Lecturers: Ms Wen Huey Lau, Dr Peter Hardstone, Ms Choon Eng Tay, Mr James Martin, Ms Annabella Tay.
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
Assessment: end of semester exam (35%); other exams (20%); presentations (10%); learning portfolio and class participation (35%).
Special Assessment Requirements: Nil
Restrictions: An enrolment quota applies to this offering.

JCU Singapore, Internal, Study Period 92
Census Date 08-Aug-2019
Coordinator: Mr Trevor Carty
Lecturers: Ms Wen Huey Lau, Dr Peter Hardstone, Ms Choon Eng Tay, Ms Anne Anthony Kolanda, Miss Lee Mei Lynn, Ms Naazreen Ibrahim Angullia, Ms Annabella Tay.
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
Assessment: end of semester exam (35%); other exams (20%); presentations (10%); learning portfolio and class participation (35%).
Special Assessment Requirements: Nil
Restrictions: An enrolment quota applies to this offering.

JCU Singapore, Internal, Study Period 93
Census Date 05-Dec-2019
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
Assessment: end of semester exam (35%); other exams (20%); presentations (10%); learning portfolio and class participation (35%).
Special Assessment Requirements: Nil
Restrictions: An enrolment quota applies to this offering.

JCU Singapore, Internal, Study Period 94
Census Date 14-Feb-2019
Coordinator: Mr Trevor Carty
Lecturers: Ms Joanne Han, Mr Lawrence Smith, Miss Lee Mei Lynn, Ms Juliana Chia.
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
Assessment: end of semester exam (35%); other exams (20%); presentations (10%); learning portfolio and class participation (35%).
Special Assessment Requirements: Nil
Restrictions: An enrolment quota applies to this offering.

JCU Singapore, Internal, Study Period 95
Census Date 13-Jun-2019
Coordinator: Mr Trevor Carty
Lecturers: Ms Joanne Han, Mr Lawrence Smith, Miss Lee Mei Lynn, Ms Juliana Chia.
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
Assessment: end of semester exam (35%); other exams (20%); presentations (10%); learning portfolio and class participation (35%).
Special Assessment Requirements: Nil
Restrictions: An enrolment quota applies to this offering.

JCU Singapore, Internal, Study Period 96
Census Date 10-Oct-2019
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
Assessment: end of semester exam (35%); other exams (20%); presentations (10%); learning portfolio and class participation (35%).
Special Assessment Requirements: Nil
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.