This course requires 2 options.
ENGLISH VISUAL 32F - Full Year
Teacher in Charge: Mrs C. Coulthard
This course is suitable for students who have succeeded in English 21, English 22 or Media 21 and and wish to study English through visual texts.
This course is an academic English programme. It seeks to foster the skills needed to see how texts are created and structured for a particular purpose. It also focuses on improving and refining skills such as listening, reading, viewing, speaking, writing and presenting; all essential for life in the modern world.
Students will mainly focus on film to gain up to 20 Credits through mainly internal achievement standards.
If a student achieves 14 Level 3 credits in this course, it will be counted as an approved subject for University Entrance.
Recommended Prior Learning
12 English credits at Level 2
This course is eligible for subject endorsement.
This course is approved for University Entrance.
Total Credits Available: 23 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 4 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 19 credits.
Further assessment opportunities will not be offered for this standard inline with NZQA guidelines
Approved subject for University Entrance
Number of credits that can be used for overall endorsement: 23
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.