SUBJECT NAME: Stage 1 English

SACE CREDIT: 20 Credits

KEY CONTACT: Janine Easton

RECOMMENDED BACKGROUND:
Successful completion of Year 10 English achieving A or B grades

COURSE CONTENT:
Students study a range of texts, which include the study of literature, mass media, journalistic techniques and the analysis and construction of creative texts. They continue the development of their written and oral language skills in preparation for Stage 2 English Communications.

Areas of study include: Text Analysis, Text Production and Extended Study (which consists of a Language Study, and a Connected Text study or Individual Study).

ASSESSMENT
Assessment is school-based, with central moderation.
Students demonstrate evidence of their learning through the following assessment types: Text Analysis, Text production and Extended Study.

SUCCESSFUL COMPLETION OF THIS SUBJECT LEADS TO:
Stage 2 English Communications