NCEA Level 3 English 1 - Academic course

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Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mrs P. Holmes

This course is designed for students who plan to attend university.  It targets students who are passionate about literature and wish to extend their ability to critically examine and critique challenging texts.  The purpose of the learning is to respond critically to written, visual and unfamiliar texts and have the confidence to communicate their ideas creatively and fluently.


Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

1 x Ringbinder,
1 x 14B8,
1 x subject dividers


Recommended Prior Learning

Students must achieve at least 14 credits at Level 2 English and include 2 externally assessed standards and one internally assessed standard at Merit level or higher, with Merit or Excellence Endorsement.


Credit Information

This course is eligible for subject endorsement.

This course is approved for University Entrance.

Assessment
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
A.S. 91472 v1 English 3.1 - Respond critically to specified aspect(s) of studied written text(s), supported by evidence
Assessments:
Term: , Week:
Term: , Week:
3
E
4
Y
4r,4w *
A.S. 91473 v1 English 3.2 - Respond critically to specified aspect(s) of studied visual or oral text(s), supported by evidence
Assessments:
Term: , Week:
3
E
4
Y
4w *
A.S. 91474 v1 English 3.3 - Respond critically to significant aspects of unfamiliar written texts through close reading, supported by evidence
Assessments:
Term: , Week:
3
E
4
Y
4r,4w *
A.S. 91475 v1 English 3.4 - Produce a selection of fluent and coherent writing which develops, sustains, and structures ideas
Assessments:
Term: , Week:
3
I
6
Y
6w *
A.S. 91478 v1 English 3.7 - Respond critically to significant connections across texts, supported by evidence
Assessments:
Term: , Week:
3
I
4
Y
*
A.S. 91479 v1 English 3.8 - Develop an informed understanding of literature and/or language using critical texts
Assessments:
Term: , Week:
3
I
4
Y
4r *
Total Credits
Approved subject for University Entrance

Number of credits that can be used for overall endorsement: 26

* 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.

Total Credits Available: 26 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 12 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 14 credits.

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Disclaimer

POLICY
It is the policy of Taupo-nui-a-Tia College to have school-wide policies that inform parents and students of the criteria for administering all Assessments for National Qualifications.

Credits listed may change.