This unit describes skills and knowledge required by EAL learners to identify local transport options and the requirements for using them.

Unit details

Study level:
Vocational and further education (TAFE)
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Assessment tasks will be designed to reinforce and extend knowledge and skill competence within set and controlled parameters in accordance with each unit's learning outcomes and performance criteria requirements, including the setting of work based practical application tasks designed to provide evidence of competence outcomes, within periodic and scheduled timelines. Students will be expected to demonstrate the following required skills and knowledge: - vocabulary and expressions related to using transport, transport safety and regulations; - spoken, written and visual language and information related to using various modes of transport; - sentence structures for simple, compound and complex sentences; - some modals and modal forms (positive and negative); - paralinguistic features to support understanding and communication; - use mostly intelligible pronunciation with adequate stress and intonation characterised by hesitation and circumlocution, and; - some colloquial language related to transport.

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