Year 10 English for Academic Purposes

Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Ms C. Butler

This course has been designed for students with elementary to intermediate knowledge of English. It is geared specifically towards helping students cope with the formal language of the classroom, which is academic English. It prepares students for Literacy and NCEA credits.

Course Overview

Term 1
Research Independent Contemporary Women of New Zealand
Non Fiction
Written and oral presentation using a digital medium

Term 2
Novel Study : Setting, Plot, Character,Themes, Symbolism, written essay

Term 3
Visual text (Film Study) and written essay
Create a Static Image

Term 4
Short text
Graded Reader


Level 1 English for Academic Purposes

This course will lead to 11 EAPA which gives you NCEA English Level One and Literacy Credits.

Recommended Prior Learning

Invitation Only


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