NCEA Level 3 English 301
Teacher in Charge: Mr M. Edgecombe
Level 3 English
In this course, you will study a range of literature genres which will engage and develop your ability to analyse texts and respond critically to them, and to make sophisticated connections between texts. Prepare for high engagement with both reading and writing tasks. You will be expected to read an extended text in your own time, and to access and read sophisticated secondary material in the course of your preparation for a variety of assessments. An oral presentation will also feature within this course.
UE Approved Subject
Recommended Prior Learning
University entrance literacy, including at least one of 91098 and 91100, or at the discretion of the Head of the English Department.
Contributions and Equipment/Stationery
You will be offered the opportunity to purchase a copy of the extended text (approx $20) taught in class. There are no scheduled trips, but opportunities to attend theatrical productions or other events may present themselves from time to time, incurring a small cost.
This course is eligible for subject endorsement.
This course is approved for University Entrance.
Total Credits Available: 22 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 8 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 14 credits.
Term: 4, Week: 4
Term: 4, Week: 4
Term: 2, Week: 7
Term: 3, Week: 5
Term: 1, Week: 11
Term: 3, Week: 10
Approved subject for University Entrance
Number of credits that can be used for overall endorsement: 22
Only students engaged in learning and achievement derived from Te Marautanga o Aotearoa are eligible to be awarded these subjects as part of the requirement for 14 credits in each of three subjects.