English

Level 3 English Course Outline: Click here for ENG3 Year Planner

What should I have already achieved?

12 NCEA Level 2 English credits - this should include the Writing Portfolio and at least one external standard.

*Students should be aware the University Entrance Literacy credits are available in other courses.

What will I learn?

You will explore a range of sociological and psychological principles in order to develop your analytical skills to a much deeper level. This will support your understanding of literature and language topics explored in English. You will then apply this understanding in a variety of forms, such as creative writing, magazine articles, and investigative reports. All written and communication skills developed through Level 3 English are highly regarded by universities.

How will this course be assessed?

Two external standards worth 4 credits each (written text and visual text study, both worth 4 credits)

Two internal standards (connections report and language investigation, both worth 4 credits)

*Two optional standards (writing portfolio worth 6 credits, and oral presentation worth 3 credits)

What are the course costs?

AME Workbook $ 27

Pop-Up Globe Theatre Trip $ 20