11 English

11ENG
Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Ms M. McKenzie-Downey

English is a compulsory subject in Year 11.

The course is designed to: foster the enjoyment of literature, develop critical thinking, build literacy skills, and promote confident self-expression.

Course content includes the following:

  • a study of a range of literary texts
  • building understanding of language skills
  • exploration of New Zealand identity
  • developing awareness and response to social issues

Pathway

12 English, 12 English (Foundation), 12 Media Studies

Year 12 English, English Foundation, Media Studies. We also hope to encourage a lifelong interest in literature and ideas.

Credit Information

This course is approved for University Entrance.

Assessment
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
A.S. 90852 v2 English 1.8 - Explain significant connection(s) across texts, using supporting evidence
1
I
4
Y
Total Credits

Total Credits Available: 4 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 4 credits.

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Disclaimer

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.