OUR LADY OF THE PILLAR COLLEGE- SAN MANUEL INCORPORATEDSan Manuel, IsabelaCOLLEGE OF TEACHER EDUCATIONCOURSE SYLLABUSFirst Semester, A.Y. 2019-2020I. COURSE IDENTIFICATIONCourse Code:PCOMCourse Title:Purposive CommunicationPre-requisite:NoneCredit:3 units/ 54 hoursII. COURSE DESCRIPTION: Purposive communication is about writing, speaking and presenting to different audiences and for various purposes (CMO 20, s.2013). It is athree-unit course that develops students’ communicative competence and enhances their cultural and intercultural awareness through multimodal tasks that provide themopportunities for communicating effectively and appropriately to a multicultural audience in a local or global context. It equips students with tools for critical evaluation of avariety of texts and focuses on power of language and the impact of images to emphasize the importance of conveying messages responsibly. The knowledge, skills, and insightsthat the students gain from this course may be used in their other academic endeavors, their chosen disciplines, and their future careers as they compose and produce relevantoral, written, audio-visual and/or web-based output for various purposes.III. OLPC-SMI VISION: OLPCC, a Catholic college, as an evangelizing arm of the local church, envisions a totally transformed community.OLPC-SMI MISSION: Thus, OLPCC as a sharer in the life and mission of the local church commits to:a.Provide equal opportunity and access to quality education integrating Gospel and Filipino values, responsive and relevant to the needs of the times;b.Create in the school community an atmosphere and opportunities for individual transformation that lead to Christian community living; andc.Reach out to people enriching their faith-life experience needed in building a just and humane society.OLPC-SMI CORE VALUES:People-oriented with preferential option for the poorInsistent passion for excellenceLoyal to the school and team work orientedLife-long learnersAccountable and Christ-centeredResponsible Filipino citizen with social concern for gender equality and environmental consciousness
COLLEGE OF TEACHER EDUCATION PHILOSPHY, VISION AND MISSION:PHILOSOPHY: Guided by the institutional Pillarican philosophy of education, the College of Teacher Education believes that the holistic development of any learners is the interplay ofthe school, the home, and the community. Thus, the learner needs to be nurtured by these three entities in order to be transformed into a Christian person who cancontribute to the realization of the institutional and national goals of education including the perpetuation of Filipino and cultural heritage.VISION:Anchored from the vision of the institution, the College of Teacher Education envisions itself to be a catalyst in transforming students into competent, proficient, andinnovative teachers imbued with Pillarican core values.