This course emphsizes the consolidation of literacy, communication, and critical and creative thinking skills necessary for success in academic and daily life.
Course Code: ENG4C
Course Type: College Preparation
Format: Online School Course
Prerequisite: ENG3C, Grade 11 English
Grade 12 College English (ENG4C) emphasizes the consolidation of the literacy, communication, and critical and creative thinking skills necessary for success in academic and daily life. Students will analyse a range of challenging literary texts from various periods, countries, and cultures; interpret and evaluate informational and graphic texts; and create oral, written, and media texts in a variety of forms. An important focus will be on using academic language coherently and confidently, selecting the reading strategies best suited to particular texts and particular purposes for reading, and developing greater control in writing. The course is intended to prepare students for university, college, or the workplace. College preparation courses are designed to equip students with the knowledge and skills they need to meet the requirements for entrance to most college programs or for admission to specific apprenticeship or other training programs.