Level 1 English Writing
Teacher in Charge: 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 focus on writing skills as well as literature studies. Students who are considering Scholarship opportunities in the future are encouraged to take this course.
Recommended Prior Learning
Minimum of Merit in the Year 10 Creative writing CAT and Merit or above in at least one of the Entrance Exam Essays
Total Credits Available: 18 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 12 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 6 credits.