NCEA Level 2 English (Literary) 201

Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mr M. Edgecombe

Recommended Prior Learning

12 or more credits in Level 1 English achievement standards, or at the discretion of the Head of the English Department.

Level 2 English (Literary)

This course will help you to make strong connections between texts and contexts. You will develop stronger reading skills, and compile a portfolio of your own writing over the course of the year. Text studies in this course include a film, a Shakespeare play, and a novel or selection of shorter written texts.

Learning Areas:


Assessment Policy & Procedures

NCEA Level 3 English 301, NCEA Level 3 Sustainable Projects 301

Career Pathways

Copywriter, Author, Minister of Religion, Journalist, Technical Writer, Director (Film, Television, Radio or Stage), Radio Presenter, Media Producer, Policy Analyst, Youth Worker

Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

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. You will need a folder or exercise book for using alongside your device.