Level 1 English 101

101ENG
Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Ms Muir

This course is comprised predominantly of internal assessments.  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
Students begin the year by being able to use their creativity. They will complete a piece of creative writing and also a visual text. Also in the first half of the year students will begin their work on a serious of personal responses to texts studied. This work will continue throughout the rest of the year.

Semester 2
In the second half of the year students will read and view a number of texts on a set topic. They will also study a film and complete their personal responses . As this course is internally assessed students will continues with their work for internal assessment right through to the end of the year.

Pathway

Level 2 English 201, Level 2 English for Trades

This course is mainly for students who would rather have their assessments done internally. It leads onto the internally assessed courses available at Level 2 in the following years.

Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

• Clear File/2B5 Exercise Book/Refill/Pens


Recommended Prior Learning

Successful completion of the Year 10 English course. 


Credit Information
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. 90852 v2 English 1.8 - Explain significant connection(s) across texts, using supporting evidence
1
I
4
Y
A.S. 90853 v2 English 1.9 - Use information literacy skills to form conclusion(s)
1
I
4
Y
A.S. 90854 v2 English 1.10 - Form personal responses to independently read texts, supported by evidence
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: 21 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 21 credits.

Pathway Tags

Copywriter, Business Analyst, Author, Baker, Journalist, Communications Professional, Musician, Technical Writer, Editor, Insurance Agent, Signmaker, Film and Video Editor, Radio Presenter, Photographer, Television Presenter


Disclaimer

Any information, costs or standards may change.