ENGV101

NCEA Level 1 English (Visual) 101

Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Miss A. Grey

English (Visual) 101
This course is designed to help you develop your writing, reading and speaking skills in a
theme-based programme of study. You will also study a film and learn about how meaning is created within visual texts. 


Course Overview

Term 1
This term will involve a film study. Students will be assessed on your their viewing skills, using the film the class has studied.

Term 2
Term 2 will involve text studies and a formal writing assessment.

Term 3
More text studies in Term 3, leading to a connections essay, in which students will write about the elements (themes, structures, characters, language features) that are similar across the texts.

Term 4
Preparation for the NCEA exam in November.

Recommended Prior Learning

It is not possible to select this course. However, it may be recommended to you by your class teacher, based on your engagement with Year 9 and 10 English. 

Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

No scheduled trips. Opportunities to attend theatrical productions may present themselves from time to time, incurring a small cost.

Pathway

Credit Information

This course is eligible for subject endorsement.

Total Credits Available: 17 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 4 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 13 credits.

Assessment
Description
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits
UE Literacy Credits
Numeracy Credits
A.S. 90052 v5
NZQA Info
English 1.4 - Produce creative writing
3
3
3
3
3
3
Level: 1
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 3
Level 1 Literacy Credits: Y
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0

Assessments:
Term: 2, Week: 9

A.S. 90053 v5
NZQA Info
English 1.5 - Produce formal writing
3
3
3
3
3
3
Level: 1
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 3
Level 1 Literacy Credits: Y
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
A.S. 90850 v4
NZQA Info
English 1.2 - Show understanding of specified aspect(s) of studied visual or oral text(s), using supporting evidence
4
4
4
4
4
4
Level: 1
Internal or External: External
Credits: 4
Level 1 Literacy Credits: Y
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0

Assessments:
Term: 4, Week: 4

A.S. 90852 v2
NZQA Info
English 1.8 - Explain significant connection(s) across texts, using supporting evidence
4
4
4
4
4
4
Level: 1
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 4
Level 1 Literacy Credits: Y
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0

Assessments:
Term: 3, Week: 9

A.S. 90856 v2
NZQA Info
English 1.11 - Show understanding of visual and/or oral text(s) through close viewing and/or listening, using supporting evidence
3
3
3
3
3
Level: 1
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 3
Level 1 Literacy Credits: Y
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0

Assessments:
Term: 1, Week: 7

Credit Summary
Total Credits: 17
Total Level 1 Literacy Credits: 17
Total University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Total Numeracy Credits: 0