Level 2 English Writing
Teacher in Charge: Mrs L. Robinson
A wide range of challenging and stimulating texts are offered to encourage critical thinking. Students also focus on a writing portfolio to enrich and develop their written language skills. Students are expected to read independently and widely.
This is an extension class which includes a Level 3 External paper. Students who take this course will need to attend the Level 2 External examination and the Level 3 External examination.
This course is invitation only.
Total Credits Available: 21 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 12 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 9 credits.
Further assessment opportunities will not be offered for this standard inline with NZQA guidelines
Approved subject for University Entrance
Number of credits that can be used for overall endorsement: 4
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.
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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