Level 2 English

ENG201
Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Miss T. Palmer

The NCEA Level 2 English General course is aimed at students who have achieved sound results in Level 1 English and wish to pursue their studies of literature, film and language. Students will be exposed to a range of texts and genres, develop a writing portfolio and focus on comprehensive analysis skills.  Most classroom teachers will use the Connections across texts assessment as compulsory, and then allow students to self-select other optional standards if necessary. Students wishing to take this course will also continuously be developing a crafted portfolio of writing over the course of the year. This portfolio will be assessed in Semester 2. Students should have completed Level 1 English to a satisfactory standard, including the external exam.


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. 91104 v2 English 2.7 - Analyse significant connections across texts, supported by evidence
2
I
4
Y
A.S. 91101 v2 English 2.4 - Produce a selection of crafted and controlled writing
2
I
6
Y
6w
A.S. 91100 v2 English 2.3 - Analyse significant aspects of unfamiliar written text(s) through close reading, supported by evidence
2
E
4
Y
4r,4w
Total Credits

Total Credits Available: 14 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 4 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 10 credits.

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