Level 3 English for Academic Purposes

13EAPA
Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Ms C. Butler

The objectives of this course are to offer to those students whose first language is not English the opportunity to gain further credits to meet the English language requirements for the University of Auckland, while at the same time adding to their overall Level 3 NCEA credits.

The standards offered in this course are tailored specifically to meet the demands of university study however only 

  • EAP US22750 (Literacy credits) and
  • EAP US22751 (Literacy credits)

Count towards the English credit requirements for the University of Auckland.  The remaining credits must be specific English standards.  


THIS IS NOT A UNIVERSITY APPROVED OR TABLE 'A' SUBJECT


Course Overview

Term 1
U.S. 22751 v4 Read and process information in English for academic purposes

Term 2
U.S. 22750 v4 Write a crafted text for a specified audience using researched material in English for an academic purpose
Does NOT offer further assessment.

Term 3
A.S. 91478 v1 English 3.7 - Respond critically to significant connections across texts, supported by evidence
Does NOT offer further assessment.

Term 4
A.S. 91476 v1 English 3.5 - Create and deliver a fluent and coherent oral text which develops, sustains, and structures ideas

Credit Information

This course is eligible for subject endorsement.

This course is approved for University Entrance.

Assessment
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
U.S. 22750 v4 Write a crafted text for a specified audience using researched material in English for an academic purpose
4
I
6
Y
6r,6w
U.S. 22751 v4 Read and process information in English for academic purposes
4
I
6
Y
6r
A.S. 91476 v1 English 3.5 - Create and deliver a fluent and coherent oral text which develops, sustains, and structures ideas
3
I
3
Y
*
A.S. 91478 v1 English 3.7 - Respond critically to significant connections across texts, supported by evidence
3
I
4
Y
*
Total Credits
Approved subject for University Entrance

Number of credits that can be used for overall endorsement: 7

* Only students engaged in learning and achievement derived from Te Marautanga o Aotearoa are eligible to be awarded these subjects as part of the requirement for 14 credits in each of three subjects.

Total Credits Available: 19 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 19 credits.

Disclaimer

Courses will only run based on minimum entries

Selecting a course does not guarantee entry into this course

You may apply for an exemption if you do not meet the prerequisites of a course or if the course requires this for entry

Standards offered can be altered at the discretion of the HOF or HOD of the Department

Some standards in NCEA courses might be optional depending on student strengths