ESL Beginner is a topic-based, integrated skills course designed to provide learners with basic language to function at a survival level in an English language environment. Activities and materials are authentic, engaging and highly interactive. The course will provide opportunities to practice and review new language in realistic contexts using all 4 skill areas—speaking, listening, reading and writing. Emphasis at this level will be on learning language for survival skills and functions in everyday life. Assessment will be both summative and cumulative and also serve to reinforce learning.
This is a Language course and does not lead to a career path.
Grade 12 graduate or mature student status (British Columbia 19 years or older)