Year 13 01 English

13ENG01
Course Description

Teacher in Charge: M. Northey

Content: 

This is a course which will explore in-depth issues across a range of complex literary texts chosen from different genres. Students will understand the place of literature in society and the universality of themes throughout history. The texts chosen will challenge students to make complex connections between literature and their own lives.

Skills: 

Students of English develop skills cumulatively with increasing complexity and sophistication in:

• Reading and processing information and thinking critically
• Critically analysing literature and writing essay and short answer responses
• Understanding, responding to and using oral, written and visual language in a range of contexts to communicate effectively
• Setting deadlines and working towards task completion within those deadlines
• Engaging with and enjoying language in all its varieties


Contributions and Equipment

Specific requirements for this class are:
2B8 Exercise Book
A4 Lined Refill Pad
Optional literature text - $20.00


Recommended Prior Learning

15 credits in NCEA Level 2 English.


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. 91472 v1 English 3.1 - Respond critically to specified aspect(s) of studied written text(s), supported by evidence
3
E
4
Y
4r,4w *
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. 91479 v1 English 3.8 - Develop an informed understanding of literature and/or language using critical texts
3
I
4
Y
4r *
Total Credits
Approved subject for University Entrance

Number of credits that can be used for overall endorsement: 21

* 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: 21 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 8 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 13 credits.