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 2022/23, Semester B 2022/23

* 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 language and skills for written academic communication across disciplines, including the use of citation, summary and paraphrasing. An important element of the course is the Independent Learning section aiming to strengthen students’ language learning skills.  

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

Continuous Assessment: 40%
Examination: 60%
Examination Duration: 2.38 hours
Detailed Course Information


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Chan Feng Men-ling Chan Shuk-lin Language Centre