May 26, 2019  
PUBLISHED 2018-2019 Credit Catalog 
    
PUBLISHED 2018-2019 Credit Catalog

COMN 153 - Communications 3


Course Description
Communications 3 (COMN 153) is designed to advance the reading and writing skills of ESL learners at Canadian Language Benchmark 6. The course takes an integrated task-based approach to language learning. Four broad areas of competency provide the framework for continuing to develop intermediate-level reading and writing skills: 1) interacting with others; 2) comprehending instructions and reproducing information; 3) getting things done; and 4) comprehending and sharing information. Topics and tasks are contextualized within Canadian professional settings, so that learners build the strategies and skills required for effective communication in English-speaking, multicultural contexts.

3 credits

Prerequisite(s):
  • One of:
    • CLBW 06 Canadian Language Benchmark - Reading/Writing IELR 4.5
    • IELTS Academic Reading and IELW 4.5 IELTS Academic Writing
    • COMN 152

Additional Requisite Information:
If students have a split CLB or IELTS score, they will be placed according to the lowest score.

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