100ENGLISH

100ENG
Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Ms H. Muir

This course is comprised predominantly of internal assessments and externals.  It comprises of a range of achievement standards that will give you L1 Literacy.  This is a full year course.  Students will be assessed on their understanding of written and visual and/or oral language.  Students will develop their ability to read, write and communicate.  Literacy in English gives students access to the understanding, knowledge and skills they need to participate fully in the social, cultural, political, and economic life of New Zealand and the wider world.


Course Overview

Semester 1
The first part of the year there is a focus on completing the internal assessment requirements for the course . Students begin the year by reading texts and one of these texts will also be used in the exam later in the year. Students also complete a piece of formal writing and them move onto producing a spoken text.

Semester 2
The second part of the year is about finishing off any internal assessment tasks and then having time to focus on the external exams at the end of the year. In the second half of the year students will also complete a film study and a visual text.

Pathway

200 English

100English sets students on the pathway to be able to do UE English at Level 3.

Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

Clear File/2B5 Book/Refill/Pens


Recommended Prior Learning

Minimum of 14 points plus in Y10Eng plus an Achieved in Y10Eng end of year exam or HOL approval


Credit Information

This course is eligible for subject endorsement.

Assessment
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
A.S. 90052 v5 English 1.4 - Produce creative writing
1
I
3
Y
A.S. 90053 v5 English 1.5 - Produce formal writing
1
I
3
Y
A.S. 90849 v3 English 1.1 - Show understanding of specified aspect(s) of studied written text(s), using supporting evidence
1
E
4
Y
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. 90853 v2 English 1.9 - Use information literacy skills to form conclusion(s)
1
I
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
Total Credits

Total Credits Available: 24 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 8 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 16 credits.

Pathway Tags

Film and Video Editor, Author, Baker, Journalist, Communications Professional, Technical Writer, Editor, Radio Presenter, Photographer, Television Presenter


Disclaimer

Any information, costs or standards may change.