The Literacy course includes the TOWES (Test of Workplace Essential Skills) to assess the student's essential skill level and need for training in reading, writing, document use, computer skills and thinking skills. The course uses workplace documents such as catalogues, manuals, and regulations to increase skill levels in the essential skills required to successfully maintain employment.
Date First Offered:
Total Hours: 42
Lecture Hours: 42
This course is offered online:
Once completed the student will be able to:
- summarize information by reading from workplace materials
- produce written workplace documents
- complete workplace documents
- perform workplace computer skills
- demonstrate thinking skills for workplace scenarios
Quizzes and Tests: 25 %
Assignments: 50 %
Participation: 25 %
Nature of Participation:
Attentive and able to follow instructions, participates and interacts in classroom discussions and group work. Has a positive attitude towards fellow students and the instructor. Arrives on time for class.
Percentage of Individual Work:
Percentage of Group Work:
Course Offered in Other Programs:
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