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English Language Skills 2 (ELSK 0702)

This course builds upon the communication skills of a Health Care Assistant developed in English
Language Skills 1. Strategies to develop learners' acquisition of a professional vocabulary, reading skills,
writing skills and oral presentation skills are emphasized. The care-giver's interpersonal communication
skills are enhanced while providing care for clients/residents in a Special Care setting. Reading, Writing,
and Interactive Communication (Listening & Speaking) skills are taught concurrently and in conjunction
with topics in the Health Care Assistant curriculum. Upon completion of English Language Skills 2,
students have the communication skills required to provide personal care for clients and residents in a
Special Care setting, and to interact with residents, care aides, and nurses.


Prerequisites: Completion of the following courses in the Health Care Assistant/ESL program: ELSK 0701, HRCA 1103, HRCA 1105, HRCA 1120, HRCA 1122, HRCA 1131, HRCA 1135

Co-requisites: HRCA 1232, HRCA 1224, HRCA 1226, HRCA 1227

 course outline


* Note: The CRNs listed below could be restricted to specific program areas.

CRN Campus - Room Day(s) Time Date Instructor Register
40099 BWY-B  - Rm. 2230
MTRFM-Monday, T-Tuesday,
W-Wednesday, R-Thursday,
F-Friday, S-Saturday,
U-Sunday

1300 - 1459
07-Jan-2019
to 05-Apr-2019
Caldwell, Robert
40099 BWY-B  - Rm. 2230
MTWRFM-Monday, T-Tuesday,
W-Wednesday, R-Thursday,
F-Friday, S-Saturday,
U-Sunday

1300 - 1459
08-Apr-2019
to 18-Apr-2019
Caldwell, Robert
40101 BWY-B  - Rm. 2231
MTRFM-Monday, T-Tuesday,
W-Wednesday, R-Thursday,
F-Friday, S-Saturday,
U-Sunday

0800 - 0959
07-Jan-2019
to 05-Apr-2019
Caldwell, Robert
40101 OFFSTE MTWRFM-Monday, T-Tuesday,
W-Wednesday, R-Thursday,
F-Friday, S-Saturday,
U-Sunday

1300 - 1459
08-Apr-2019
to 19-Apr-2019
Caldwell, Robert

To register for this course, check the information for your program: