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Year 13 English

Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Natalie Faitala

Level 3 English is an approved subject for University Entrance and builds on the knowledge and skills gained from Year 12 English. It is aimed at students who are working towards attaining the requirements for University Entrance and will enable students to achieve the 14 credits for a subject area that will contribute towards meeting the criteria for UE.

All courses of English at Wesley College offer students the opportunity to:
1. Engage with and enjoy language in all its varieties.
2. Understand, respond to, and use oral, written and visual language effectively in a range of contexts.
3. Develop control over the processes associated with using and responding to English language purposefully and effectively through, reading, writing speaking,
listening, viewing and presenting.
4. Develop an understanding of the grammar and conventions of English.
5. Respond personally to and think critically about a range of texts, including literary texts.
6. Use language skills to identify information needs, find, use, and communicate information.
7. Acquire the necessary standards to meet both Level 1 NCEA and the University Entrance Literacy requirements.

Recommended Prior Learning

14 credits at L2 English