English Level 1

ENG101
Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mrs Hurley

English

This course covers a variety of English skills and texts. It creates a pathway for those students who wish to take English on to Level 3. Students are expected to enter for the two external standards and then a selection of at least three internal standards in negotiation with their class teacher. 

The externally assessed topics are (you will choose at least 2):
AS 90849 Written Texts
AS 90850 Visual Texts
AS 90851 Unfamiliar Texts 

The internally assessed topics are(you will choose at least 3):
AS 90052 Creative Writing Or AS 90053 Formal Writing 
AS 90853 Research Report 
AS 90854 Reading Responses 
AS 90856 Close Viewing of Film 
AS 90857 Speech 
AS 90855 Static Image 
AS 90852 Connections Across Texts 



Pathway

English Level 2, Media Matters Level 2

Recommended Prior Learning

Recommendation of the class teacher and HOD. Students in this course will be working at the top of Level 5 (5A) or Level 6 on the NZ Curriculum in English.


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. 90857 v2 English 1.6 - Construct and deliver an oral 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. 90855 v2 English 1.7 - Create a visual text
1
I
3
Y
A.S. 90854 v2 English 1.10 - Form personal responses to independently read texts, supported by 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. 90852 v2 English 1.8 - Explain significant connection(s) across texts, using supporting evidence
1
I
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. 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. 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. 90053 v5 English 1.5 - Produce formal writing
1
I
3
Y
A.S. 90052 v5 English 1.4 - Produce creative writing
1
I
3
Y
Total Credits

Total Credits Available: 39 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 12 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 27 credits.

Pathway Tags

Trades, Armed Forces, Broadcaster, Reporter, Interpreter, Training Consultant, Librarian, Curator, Communications, Marketing Manager, Reviewer, Teacher, Editor, Lawyer, Publisher, Account Executive, Account Supervisor, Actor/actress, Administration, Administrative & Program Director, Administrative Assistant/Office Mgr., Advertising, Advertising Account Executive, Advertising Sales Representative, Announcer, Application Developer, Archivist, Area Coordinator, Assistant Account Executive, Assistant Editor/Production Editor, Associate Company Manager, Associate Director of Publicity, Associate Editor, Associate/Public Accountant, Attorney, Author, Bank Officer, Book Publisher, Bookstore manager, Broadcast Advertising Manager, Broadcasting, Business Operations Senior Planner, Buyer, Career Counselor, Certified Public Accountant, Child Care Specialist/Teacher, Columnist, Commodities Trader, Communication, Communication Skills Trainer, Communications Assistant, Community Affairs Specialist, Computer Manager/Consultant, Confidential Assistant Exec


Disclaimer

Courses outlined will only be available in 2020 if sufficient students wish to take them AND appropriate staff are available to teach them. Courses that do not run may be offered through distance learning and be supported by the Distance Learning Department.