Communications 11

Course Outline: COMMUNICATIONS 11

Course Duration:
You have one calendar year to complete this course from the date of Activation.

Units of Study:

  • Developing written compositions that are clear and organized
  • Communicating well using email and letters, with a focus on business usage
  • Writing personal reflections and thinking critically about the world around us
  • Assessing the power of media and the relationship of self to social media

Introduction:

In Communications 11, students will read, write, view, and listen to a variety of fiction and non-fiction selections. Students will develop their reading comprehension, writing skills and communications skills as required by the BC provincial curriculum.

Resources:

Internet access. Links to all earning resources (poems, stories, videos etc.) are provided.

Evaluation:
Substantive Activation Assignment = 5%
Each assignment is marked out of 100 and all are equally weighted

For further curriculum details please refer to the BC Ministry of Education:
http://www2.gov.bc.ca/assets/gov/education/kindergarten-to-grade-12/teach/pdfs/curriculum/englishlanguagearts/1998comm1112.pdf

Student Responsibilities
Students are expected to log onto the course and submit one assignment each week (or have contact with the instructor). Students who do not log onto the course, or keep in contact with their instructor on a weekly basis, will be viewed as having withdrawn from this online course. If you are active and withdraw from an online course, the Ministry of Education regulations will prohibit you from retaking this online course for two reporting periods.