Jun 25, 2019  
PUBLISHED 2018-2019 Credit Catalog 
PUBLISHED 2018-2019 Credit Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

SPCH 151 - Speech 1

Course Description
Speech 1 (SPCH 151) is designed to advance the listening and speaking skills of ESL learners at Canadian Language Benchmark 4. The course takes an integrated task-based approach to language learning. Four broad areas of competency provide the framework for building fluent basic listening and speaking skills: 1) interacting with others; 2) comprehending and giving instructions; 3) getting things done; and 4) comprehending and sharing information. Topics and tasks are contextualized within Canadian professional settings, so that learners begin to develop the strategies and skills required for effective communication in English-speaking, multicultural contexts.

3 credits

  • One of:
    • CLBS 04 Canadian Language Benchmark - Listening/Speaking
    • IELL 3.5 IELTS Academic Listening and IELS 3.5 IELTS Academic Speaking
    • ENGL 102

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

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