Level 1 English Visual
Teacher in Charge: Mrs C. Wright
Students cover a range of thematic units, which include: study of novels, drama, short stories, poetry, Shakespeare, media, film, oral language and writing. Students extend their ability to understand, analyse and discuss oral, written and visual texts in preparation for NCEA Level 2 English. This course will work at visual skills building pathways towards studying Media and 13 English Visual.
The standards offered in this course may be altered at the discretion of the Head of Department.
Recommended Prior Learning
English is a compulsory subject. Students can select between three courses at this level. Each Level 1 course offers differing Internal and External assessment opportunities.
An alternative course may be recommended for enrichment or extra support.
Total Credits Available: 17 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 8 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 9 credits.
Courses will only run based on minimum entries
Selecting a course does not guarantee entry into this course
You may apply for an exemption if you do not meet the prerequisites of a course or if the course requires this for entry
Standards offered can be altered at the discretion of the HOF or HOD of the Department
Some standards in NCEA courses might be optional depending on student strengths