13ENGL
This course requires 1 option.

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


Credit Information

Assessment Description
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
A.S. 91480 v1 English 3.9 - Respond critically to significant aspects of visual and/or oral text(s) through close reading, supported by evidence
3
I
3
Y
*
A.S. 91479 v1 English 3.8 - Develop an informed understanding of literature and/or language using critical texts
4
4
4
4
4
3
I
4
Y
4r *
A.S. 91476 v1 English 3.5 - Create and deliver a fluent and coherent oral text which develops, sustains, and structures ideas
3
3
3
3
3
3
3
I
3
Y
*
A.S. 91475 v1 English 3.4 - Produce a selection of fluent and coherent writing which develops, sustains, and structures ideas
3
I
6
Y
6w *
A.S. 91473 v1 English 3.2 - Respond critically to specified aspect(s) of studied visual or oral text(s), supported by evidence
3
E
4
Y
4w *
A.S. 91472 v1 English 3.1 - Respond critically to specified aspect(s) of studied written text(s), supported by evidence
3
E
4
Y
4r,4w *
Total Credits

Approved subjects for University Entrance

Number of credits that can be used for overall endorsment: 24

* 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.

7
3
7
7
7
7
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