Mt Albert Grammar School Mt Albert Grammar School

13 English 2

Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Simone Connell.


Achieved 10 Level 1 literacy credits through the English Achievement Standards

Achieved at least 7 level two credits from the English Achievement Standards

Must have attended and attempted all papers in the Level Two English external examination

Must NOT have UE Literacy 

OR HoF Approval

This course is designed for students who:

  • Do not have sufficient credits to meet the University Entrance literacy requirements (5 Reading and 5 Writing Level 2 UE Lit credits).

Students will:

  • Develop their close reading of visual texts through a range of interesting activities
  • Read and view a range of texts designed to stimulate their interest and develop their skills in reading, writing and viewing
  • Prepare for assessments which meet the requirements for University Entrance Literacy credits in reading
  • Apply critical theories to studied texts

NB - The only opportunity to gain University Entrance Literacy credits in writing within this course is through the External standard.



Career Pathways

Arborist, Baker, Counsellor, Trainer, Interpreter, Early Childhood Teacher, Teacher of English to Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL), Primary School Teacher, Kaiwhakaako Māori, Translator, Nanny/Child Carer, Tertiary Lecturer, Private Teacher/Tutor, Recreation Co-ordinator, Youth Worker, Secondary School Teacher, Teacher Aide

Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

*13EN2*- Supplementary costs: Approx $5