English (Units 1 & 2) ATAR

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Course Code:
AEENG
Pathway:
University Pathway
Pre-requisites:
English B grade / Exam 65%
Course Description:
The English ATAR course focuses on developing students’ analytical, creative, and critical thinking and communication skills in all language modes, encouraging students to critically engage with texts from their contemporary world, the past, and from Australian and other cultures. Through close study and wide reading, viewing and listening, students develop the ability to analyze and evaluate the purpose, stylistic qualities and conventions of texts and to enjoy creating imaginative, interpretive, persuasive and analytical responses in a range of written, oral, multimodal and digital forms.
Course Assessment:
Responding 35-40%
Creating 35-40%
Examination 20-30%
Note – A detailed assessment outline will be provided to students at the commencement of the course.
Further Study:
Year 12 English (Units 3 & 4) ATAR
Additional Information:

The English ATAR course is designed to develop students’ facility with all types of texts and language modes and to foster an appreciation of the value of English for lifelong learning.

Additional Costs:
The English ATAR course is designed to develop students’ facility with all types of texts and language modes and to foster an appreciation of the value of English for lifelong learning.