College Communications 1 (ESL) for Internationally Educated Nurses

Course Code COMM-151
Lecture hours per week 3
Lab hours per week
Course Availability: Open
Description: This course introduces the standards of college-level English within the context of nursing.  It enables the student to develop skills in grammar, sentence variety, paragraph development, vocabulary, and reading comprehension.  These are language skills which are essential to success in college programs and professional life.  Understanding cultural references related to studying, working and living in a Canadian context as well as within a nursing context will be embedded throughout the course.  

COMM-151 is designed for second language learners in the Practical Nursing Bridging Program for Internationally Educated Nurses and is taught by a TESL (Teacher of English as a Second Language) certified professor.