ESOL Literacies: Access 2
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Published date: March 2008
Publication code: BB4354
First Published 2008
Published by the Scottish Qualifications Authority
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ESOL Literacies (Access 2) Learning Support Materials
The Adult ESOL Strategy for Scotland (the Strategy) was launched in March 2007. The Strategy sets out the direction and structure of ESOL provision in Scotland, as well as proposing a structure of support and professionalisation for the ESOL teaching community in their delivery of ESOL in the 21st century.
Adult ESOL literacies learners are one of the groups supported within the Strategy. An adult ESOL literacies learner is a person who has little or no literacy in English and who may or may not have literacy in another language and whose spoken English may range from basic to fluent.
To coincide with the launch of the Strategy, the Scottish Qualifications Authority (SQA) has produced two National Units for such learners within the revised NQ ESOL framework. The materials included here are designed to supplement existing resources when preparing learners for these new Units. Below is a brief outline of the Outcomes they are designed to support, as...