• In the Workplace: An Intermediate Integrated Skills Textbook

In the Workplace: An Intermediate Integrated Skills Textbook

With funding from Alberta Open Educational Resources, Bow Valley College and NorQuest College collaborated to create Open Educational Resources (OER) in the form of e-textbooks for English language learners.

Bow Valley College created In the Workplace: An Intermediate Integrated Skills Textbook. This OER: 

  • has a focus on the workplace in Canada
  • gives you practice in the four main language skills - listening, speaking, reading, and writing
  • helps you learn about some aspects of Canadian workplace culture
  • helps you develop some important essential skills
  • can be used as an online textbook with interactive activities or downloaded, printed and used as a regular textbook

The textbook is aimed at Canadian Language Benchmarks levels 5/6 and has been designed to be facilitated by an instructor.