13 English Scholarship

13ENS
Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mrs E. Lavey

Students will:

• Develop their enjoyment and understanding of literature and film through reading and viewing a range of texts including a play by Shakespeare
• Develop their knowledge and understanding of the literary, social and cultural contexts of texts through directed and independent wide reading of literature and literary criticism
• Present their knowledge and understanding of literature through writing, and presentations
• Sitting the Scholarship English exam is compulsory for students enrolled in this course


Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

13ENS - Supplementary costs: Approx $5


Prerequisites

OR HoF Approval

This course is designed for students with a track record of exceptional achievement in English and leads to tertiary study


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. 91479 v1 English 3.8 - Develop an informed understanding of literature and/or language using critical texts
Assessments:
Term: 2, Week: 2
3
I
4
Y
4r *
A.S. 91478 v1 English 3.7 - Respond critically to significant connections across texts, supported by evidence
Assessments:
Term: 3, Week: 2
3
I
4
Y
*
A.S. 91474 v1 English 3.3 - Respond critically to significant aspects of unfamiliar written texts through close reading, supported by evidence
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
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 subject for University Entrance

Number of credits that can be used for overall endorsement: 20

* 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: 20 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 12 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 8 credits.