English L3 - 1

13ENG
Course Description

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


Credit Information

This course is eligible for subject endorsement.

This course is approved for University Entrance.

Assessment
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
A.S. 91473 v1 English 3.2 - Respond critically to specified aspect(s) of studied visual or oral text(s), supported by evidence
3
E
4
Y
4w *
A.S. 91475 v1 English 3.4 - Produce a selection of fluent and coherent writing which develops, sustains, and structures ideas
3
I
6
Y
6w *
A.S. 91476 v1 English 3.5 - Create and deliver a fluent and coherent oral text which develops, sustains, and structures ideas
3
I
3
Y
*
A.S. 91477 v1 English 3.6 - Create a fluent and coherent visual text which develops, sustains, and structures ideas using verbal and visual language
3
I
3
Y
*
A.S. 91478 v1 English 3.7 - Respond critically to significant connections across texts, supported by evidence
3
I
4
Y
*
A.S. 91480 v1 English 3.9 - Respond critically to significant aspects of visual and/or oral text(s) through close reading, supported by evidence
3
I
3
Y
*
Total 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.

Total Credits Available: 23 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 4 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 19 credits.