NCEA Level 2 English (Tupaia) 201

Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mr M. Edgecombe

Recommended Prior Learning

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

Level 2 English (Tupaia)
Tihei mauri ora! This course will help you to make strong connections between texts and contexts. In Tupaia English, you will strengthen your reading skills, and compile a portfolio of your own writing over the course of the year. Much of the content covered in Tupaia English is sourced from Māori and Pasifika settings and writers. This class also adopts elements of Māori and Pasifika tikanga in its day-by-day operation. Have a kōrero with your English teacher or Mr Edgecombe to find out more.

Learning Areas:


Assessment Policy & Procedures

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

Career Pathways

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

Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

No scheduled trips. However, opportunities to attend theatrical productions may present themselves from time to time, incurring a small cost. You will need a folder or exercise book for using alongside your device.