Hutt Valley High School Hutt Valley High School

Level 3 English

Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mr M. Houghton.

Recommended Prior Learning

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

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.

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Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

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