Level 3 English Visual
Teacher in Charge: Mrs C. Wright
This English option is for students who want to explore visual aspects of the curriculum. The ENGV course is best suited for students with a particular strength in the use of digital technology and film analysis skills. Students will study written and visual texts. They are expected to maintain accuracy in their literary interpretations and written work and are required to develop their own ideas about the texts studied. It is not recommended students in 12LITs select this course.
The standards offered in this course may be altered at the discretion of the Head of Department.
Recommended Prior Learning
Students from 12 English Visual must gain the following standards for entry into this course:
2.2 (Visual Text Essay), 2.8 (Information Literacy), 2.10 (Close Viewing of a Visual Text)
Students from 12 English Literature must gain the following standards for entry into this course:
2.2 (Visual Text Essay), 2.3 (Unfamiliar Texts), 2.9 (Wide reading and personal responses)
Students from 12 English Writing must gain the following standards for entry into this course:
2.1 (Written Text Essay) 2.2 (Visual Text Essay), 2.4 (Writing Portfolio)
Total Credits Available: 21 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 12 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 9 credits.
Approved subject for University Entrance
Number of credits that can be used for overall endorsement: 21
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.
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