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ELT Curriculum Overview

Abstract: 
This syllabus is a course overview for “Enhanced Language Training for Skilled Immigrants in Engineering, Earth Sciences and Technology.” It includes an overview of the focus areas, thematic units, and learning model of the program. This document also lists the content of the course in the following areas: functions and gambits, special features of technical English, rhetorical writing patterns, grammar, pronunciation, workplace documents, culture and the Canadian workplace, and safety in the workplace. The accompanying document entitled ELT Curriculum Guide (also on this database) provides outlines for units on the following topics: 1) a program introduction; 2) surveying and construction; 3) earth sciences; 4) the environment and alternative energy; 5) machines, transportation, automation; and 6) natural resources.
Source/Producer: 
Calgary Catholic Immigration Society
Author: 
Paul Anderson
Publish Date: 
2006
Keywords: 
EST, English for Science and Technology, course outline, syllabus, course overview
Funding Source: 
CIC and AEI
Contact: 
Erin Donais
Contact Email: 
eltcoordinator@ccis-calgary.ab.ca
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Calgary Catholic Immigration Society
Paul Anderson
2006
EST, English for Science and Technology, course outline, syllabus, course overview
CIC and AEI
Erin Donais
eltcoordinator@ccis-calgary.ab.ca