Level 1 English Visual

11ENGV
Course Description

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.


Pathway

Level 2 English Literature, Level 2 English Writing

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.


Credit Information
Assessment
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
A.S. 90850 v4 English 1.2 - Show understanding of specified aspect(s) of studied visual or oral text(s), using supporting evidence
1
E
4
Y
A.S. 90851 v2 English 1.3 - Show understanding of significant aspects of unfamiliar written text(s) through close reading, using supporting evidence
1
E
4
Y
A.S. 90855 v3 English 1.7 - Create a visual text
1
I
3
Y
A.S. 90856 v2 English 1.11 - Show understanding of visual and/or oral text(s) through close viewing and/or listening, using supporting evidence
1
I
3
Y
A.S. 90857 v2 English 1.6 - Construct and deliver an oral text
1
I
3
Y
Total Credits

Total Credits Available: 17 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 8 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 9 credits.

Disclaimer

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