Teacher in Charge: Mrs A. Vaughan
Students in this course will critically respond to a wide range of literature, including several films and short texts, an extended text, and their own self selected material for the Making Connections internal standard. They will progress further in their journey to becoming discerning readers and competent, confident users of language in both written and oral forms.
Recommended Prior Learning
Completion of Year 12 English with at least 12 Level 2 Credits, or with approval of the LAD (Ms McKenzie-Downey). Students who have been in English Foundation or ESOL courses at Year 12 may transition into 13 English if they meet the prerequisite, but this should be discussed with the current teacher and LAD.
This course is eligible for subject endorsement.
This course is approved for University Entrance.
Total Credits Available: 22 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 12 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 10 credits.
Approved subject for University Entrance
Number of credits that can be used for overall endorsement: 22
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.