This unit maps to the Adult Literacy Core Curriculum in the following areas: Wt/L2.1; Wt/L2.2; Wt/L2.3; Wt/L2.4; Wt/L2.5; Wt/L2.6; Wt/L2.7.
In this unit, learners will learn how to write to communicate information, ideas and opinions clearly and effectively.
Unit Learning Outcomes
Be able to plan, organise and draft own writing.
1.1Gather and organise information for own writing.
1.2Work through sub-stages of planning and drafting to determine content, length, language and structure, appropriate to type of text, purpose and audience.
1.3Present information and ideas in a logical or persuasive sequence, using paragraphs where appropriate.
1.4Proofread and revise draft to improve clarity.
Be able to write for different purposes.
2.1Use different styles of writing for different purposes for example, persuasive techniques, supporting evidence, and technical vocabulary.
2.2Use formal and informal language appropriate to purpose and audience.