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ESL for Childcare (Noncredit) - Certificate

ESL for Childcare (noncredit) - Certificate

This program in English for Child Care equips students with essential English language skills they need in order to communicate at the low-intermediate level with and about children. This includes listening, speaking, reading, and writing skills as well as parenting and child care skills.

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Program Learning Outcomes:
  • Students will respond adequately to spoken language appropriate for mid-beginning to intermediate level learners and use common concrete vocabulary to speak about and understand topics related to young children and their care.
  • Students will read dialogs, stories, and articles suitable for the level and will write simple sentences and paragraphs using vocabulary common in this context.

To earn this certificate, students must complete the minimum required courses with a grade of C (or P) or better.

Core Curriculumn Courses (Required):
Code Class Units
NCE 920EC NC ESL for Child Care: Intro (NONCREDIT) 0.0
NCE 930EC NC ESL for Child Care: Health and Safety (NONCREDIT) 0.0

Units Required

Total Required Units 0.0
Total Required Hours 160
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Career/Transfer Opportunities:

The ability to write accurate sentences and paragraphs is required in order to place into the credit English program, to successfully complete college-level coursework, to improve employment skills, and/or to reach personal goals.