13 English (Foundation)
Teacher in Charge: Ms M. McKenzie-Downey
This course is a supported programme and offers the study of a range of texts. It includes film study, wide reading, speaking and listening skills. There is an emphasis on developing writing skills. This course is suitable for students who wish to continue to explore sophisticated themes in literature and make connections between texts. This course is made of predominantly Level 3 English standards, but some students will be working at Level 2, depending on progress in the previous year’s English study.
Recommended Prior Learning
12ENF, or referral by teacher/dean
This course is eligible for subject endorsement.
This course is approved for University Entrance.
Total Credits Available: 20 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 4 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 16 credits.
Approved subject for University Entrance
Number of credits that can be used for overall endorsement: 14
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.
We aim to enable every student to have the course that they prefer, however, some courses have limited places or pre-requisits that may restrict the student's choice.