Course name: English Course code: (EAE3C)

Grade 11    1.0 Credit

Course type:    College Preparation

Course description: This course emphasizes the development of literacy, communication, and critical and creative thinking skills that are necessary for success in academic and daily life. You will analyse and respond critically to literary texts from Canada and other countries; interpret a variety of informational and media texts; create texts in a variety of forms for school-related and practical purposes; and consolidate skills and strategies that contribute to effective oral communication. Important focuses are establishing an appropriate voice for specific purposes and audiences and using language with precision and clarity.
EAE3CK: English
Course description: This course emphasizes the development of literacy, communication, and critical and creative thinking skills that are necessary for success in academic and daily life. You will analyse and respond critically to literary texts from Canada and other countries; interpret a variety of informational and media texts; create texts in a variety of forms for school-related and practical purposes; and consolidate skills and strategies that contribute to effective oral communication. Important focuses are establishing an appropriate voice for specific purposes and audiences and using language with precision and clarity.

Course Lessons

This course is designed for independent study.
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18 Lessons

7 Lessons

1.0   Introduction to the course

1.1   Active listening

1.2   Non-verbal communication

1.3   Job interviews

1.4   Power of speeches

1.5   Power of rants and spoken word

1.6   Engaging an audience

4 Lessons

2.1   Power of narrative structure

2.2   Power of narrative point of view

2.3   The author’s message

2.4   Essay writing

5 Lessons

3.1   3.1 Power of persuasion

3.2   Fact vs. opinion

3.3   Op-eds

3.4   Managing digital reputations

3.5   Making connections

2 Lessons

4.1   Becoming an agent of change

4.2   Preparing for the Final Test