English L3 - 1
Teacher in Charge: R. Scott
Course Highlights: Writing portfolio, developing critical thinking and analytical skills and applying these to written text and film. This course supports a strong academic programme for students who enjoy English, have already demonstrated strong reading and writing skills at Level 2, and who are considering tertiary study.
Vocational Pathway: Manufacturing and Technology, Construction and Infrastructure, Creative Industries, Primary Industries, Social and Community Services, Services Industries.
This course can lead to: Increasing enjoyment of reading, writing and speaking. Successful completion of the course counts towards University Entrance. If students do not already have University Entrance Literacy, they must ensure they can obtain Reading credits from another subject. A subject endorsement is available from this course.
For more information, please see the Head of English, Ms Scott
Contributions and Equipment/Stationery
$10 for Course Book
Recommended Prior Learning
Prerequisites: 16 credits at Level 2 with Merit/Excellence
Students must have passed Level 2 Standards for Reading Responses, Film Close Read, Writing Portfolio and the Film External Exam
This course is eligible for subject endorsement.
This course is approved for University Entrance.
Total Credits Available: 23 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 4 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 19 credits.
Approved subject for University Entrance
Number of credits that can be used for overall endorsement: 23
Only students engaged in learning and achievement derived from Te Marautanga o Aotearoa are eligible to be awarded these subjects as part of the requirement for 14 credits in each of three subjects.