•      About OUHK     

  •      Admissions     

  •      Academics     

  •     Administration    

  •      Library     

  •     Research    

  • Programme Information for New Students

    Programme Regulations

    Note: Enrolled students who cannot find their course here should click on the above link 'Programme Regulations'.
    Programme Regulations
     Course Code Converter
      New Course Code Old Course Code  
    Find out more about the course code
    Use the new course code to find the old course code, or vice versa.
    Note: Enrolled students who cannot find their course here should click on the above link 'Programme Regulations'.
    Certificate in English for Effective Communication
    Programme description
    Programme requirements
    Choosing the first courses to get started
    Enquiries

    Programme description

    This programme provides students with a solid foundation in English language proficiency with a focus on communicative effectiveness for the workplace and/or for further study. Through their studies towards the Certificate, they will develop the ability to read with understanding and to write clear, accurate and effective English. Students will learn how to focus their listening skills and to speak English convincingly and persuasively. They will also have the opportunity to acquire an internationally recognised qualification in English for study purposes - the IELTS test.

    TOP

    Programme requirements

    Students pursuing this programme must successfully complete 30 credits as follows:

     
    (a) 5 credits from courses:
    Course code
    (Click the course
    code for details)
    Course title Credits Level
    ENGL A090 English Speaking and Listening Skills 5 Pre-foundation
    ENGL E070 English for Post-secondary Study 5 Pre-foundation
    BUS B103 English and Communications for Business I 5 Foundation
    (b) 25 credits from:
    Course code
    (Click the course
    code for details)
    Course title Credits Level
    ENGL E110 English for Effective Communication I: Listening and Speaking 5 Foundation
    ENGL E120 English for Effective Communication I: Reading and Writing 5 Foundation
    ENGL E200 English for Effective Communication II: Reading and Writing 5 Middle
    ENGL E205 Preparing for IELTS 5 Middle
    ENGL E210 English for Effective Communication II: Listening and Speaking 5 Middle

    Credits gained from pre-foundation courses (i.e. ENGL A090 and ENGL E070) cannot be counted towards degree or honours degree programmes.

    TOP

    Choosing the first courses to get started

    Students should start with one of the pre-foundation level ( ENGL A090 English Speaking and Listening Skills, or ENGL E070 English for Post Secondary Study) or foundation level courses ( BUS B103 English and Communications for Business I, ENGL E110 English for Effective Communication I: Listening and Speaking and ENGL E120 English for Effective Communication I: Reading and Writing) before moving on to the middle level courses such as ENGL E200, ENGL E210 and ENGL E205. However, students should note that the credits they gain from studying pre-foundation courses ( ENGL A090 and ENGL E070 ) cannot be counted towards degree programmes.

    TOP

    Enquiries

    For enquiries about the programmes, please contact:

    Dr Danny Leung 梁頌康博士
    (English Language Studies programmes)
    Tel: 2768 5812
    Email: chleung@ouhk.edu.hk

    School of Education and Languages website

    TOP

     

     
     Course Code Converter
      New Course Code Old Course Code  
    Find out more about the course code
    Use the new course code to find the old course code, or vice versa.
    Accessibility | Privacy policies | Terms and policies | Webmaster
    © 2020 by The Open University of Hong Kong. All Rights Reserved.
    Site Map Site map
    About OUHK
    President's Message
    Vision & Mission
    History
    Strategic Plan
    Governance & Organization
    Principal Officers
    Honorary Graduates & University Fellows
    Facts & Figures
    Publications
    Academics
    School of Arts and Social Sciences
    Lee Shau Kee School of Business and Administration
    School of Education and Languages
    School of Nursing and Health Studies
    School of Science and Technology
    Li Ka Shing School of Professional and Continuing Education (LiPACE)
    Administration
    Educational Technology and Development Unit
    Finance and Facilities Management Unit
    Human Resources Unit
    Information Technology Unit
    Library
    Mainland and International Affairs Office
    OUHK Shenzhen Office
    Public Affairs Unit
    Quality Assurance Office
    Registry
    Research Office
    Student Affairs Office
    Admissions
    Research Postgraduate Programmes
    Postgraduate Programmes
    Postgraduate Programmes (Part-time)
    Undergraduate Programmes
    Undergraduate Programmes (Part-time)
    Sub-degree Programmes
    Sub-degree Programmes (Part-time)
    Continuing Professional Development (CPD) Programmes
    Programmes from LiPACE
    Annual Review 2017-2018
    Choose your study programme
    Events Calendar
    Giving to OUHK
    Information for
    Prospective Students
    Current Students
    Alumni
    Tutors
    Staff
    Media
    Jockey Club Home Health Watch Programme
    Library
    Media coverage
    Motto: Disce, Progredere, Crea
    Open Learning Resources
    iTunes U
    Knowledge for All
    OpenLink
    OUHK Great Speakers Series
    Policies
    Accessibility
    Privacy policies
    Terms and policies
    Research
    Research Office (RO)
    IRITS  IROPINE  IIBG   PSPRC  RIBILT  RIDCH
    RGC Funded Projects
    Institutional Repository
    Other Funded Research Projects
    Staff Publications
    Research Degree Programmes
    External Research Funding
    Internal Research Funding
    External Funding for Development Project
    Site Search
    Social Media
    Facebook
    YouTube Channel
    Instagram
    Student Life & Support
    Students' Achievements
    Switch on to e-materials
    Useful Information
    Adverse weather arrangements
    Campus location
    Job Openings
    Contact us
    Telephone: (852-2711-2100)
    Facsimile: (852-2715-0760)
    Email: info@ouhk.edu.hk
    View the videos of Full-time Face-to-face Undergraduate Programme selected seminars
    Web for All
    Webmaster
    Back To Top