Level 3 English

13ENGL
Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Ms F. Pearson

Students will continue to focus on reading, writing, listening, speaking and viewing skills. They will be trained in how to develop logical written arguments in response to their literature studies. All students will study two written texts and a film over the course of the year. Students will complete a Research task and create a portfolio of crafted writing.

Students will be enrolled in two of the three external standards. They will make a decision, with the support of their teacher, about whether or not to attempt the third external standard. They may also be offered the opportunity to deliver an oral presentation as an extra assessment task.


Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

$20.00 for Shakespeare Text for students who wish to purchase their own copy


Recommended Prior Learning

Reasonable success in Level 2 English, including 1 external standard.


Credit Information
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. 91474 v1 English 3.3 - Respond critically to significant aspects of unfamiliar written texts through close reading, supported by evidence
3
E
4
Y
4r,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. 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: 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.

Total Credits Available: 22 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 12 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 10 credits.