Course name: English Course code: (ENG3E)

Grade 11    1.0 Credit

Course type:    Workplace Preparation

Course description: This course emphasizes the development of literacy, communication, and critical and creative thinking skills necessary for success in the workplace and in daily life. You will study the content, form, and style of a variety of contemporary informational, graphic, and literary texts; and create written and media texts in a variety of forms for practical purposes. An important focus will be on using language clearly and accurately in a variety of formal and informal contexts.
ENG3EK: English
Course description: This course emphasizes the development of literacy, communication, and critical and creative thinking skills necessary for success in the workplace and in daily life. You will study the content, form, and style of a variety of contemporary informational, graphic, and literary texts; and create written and media texts in a variety of forms for practical purposes. An important focus will be on using language clearly and accurately in a variety of formal and informal contexts.

Course Lessons

This course is designed for independent study.
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20 Lessons

7 Lessons

1.0   Introduction to the course

1.1   Power of narrative structure

1.2   Power of narrative point of view

1.3   Power of persuasion

1.4   Fact vs. opinion

1.5   Op-eds

1.6   The author's message

6 Lessons

2.1   Active listening

2.2   Non-verbal communication

2.3   Power of speeches

2.4   Power of rants and spoken word

2.5   Engaging an audience

2.6   Essay writing

5 Lessons

3.1   Power of the social media self

3.3   Power of images

3.4   Photo essays

3.   Assessment for Grading: Photo essay

3.5   Independent reading wrap-up

2 Lessons

4.1   Becoming and Agent of Change

4.2   Preparing for the Final Test