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EL0200 - English for Academic Purposes

Offering Academic Unit
Chan Feng Men-ling Chan Shuk-lin English Language Centre
Credit Units
6
Course Duration
Two Semesters (144 hours)
Pre-requisite(s)
Grade E in HKAL Use of English or Grade 3 in HKDSE or successful completion of EAP Foundation Course
Equivalent Course(s)
Course Offering Term*:
Not offering in current academic year

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

This course aims to:

  • provide a bridge to Gateway Education (GE) English courses
  • enhance students’ proficiency in reading and writing in an academic context to a level benchmarked against international standards
  • develop students’ discourse ability, audience awareness and accuracy and range of grammar and vocabulary
  • nurture students’ ability to think critically and to be self-directed in their language development
  • encourage student discovery of aspects of academic reading, writing and language use through independent study

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

Continuous Assessment: 45%
Examination: 55%
Examination Duration: 4 hours
 
Detailed Course Information

EL0200.pdf

Useful Links

English Language Centre