LC0200A - English for Academic Purposes 1

Offering Academic Unit
Chan Feng Men-ling Chan Shuk-lin Language Centre
Credit Units
Course Duration
One Semester
Grade 3 in English subject of the HKDSE
Equivalent Course(s)

Students who have completed EL0200 (6 credits) are deemed to have completed EL0200A (3 credits) and EL0200B (3 credits)

Course Offering Term*:
Semester A 2021/22, Semester B 2021/22
Semester A 2022/23 (Tentative), Semester B 2022/23 (Tentative)

* The offering term is subject to change without prior notice
Course Aims

This course focuses primarily on academic writing and reading skills, with a secondary focus on speaking in academic contexts. Students are taught the necessary grammar and vocabulary for written academic communication across disciplines, the use of citation and summary skills, and the skills necessary for giving oral academic presentations.

Assessment (Indicative only, please check the detailed course information)

Continuous Assessment: 35%
Examination: 65%
Detailed Course Information


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Chan Feng Men-ling Chan Shuk-lin Language Centre