Level 1 English A

Pre-requisites:

A high level of dedication and drive advanced middle school English experience.

Course description:

A challenging achievement standard course where students will be preparing the the academic rigor of their own formal written language and the analysis of work from the wide literature cannon.

Course objectives:

Students to gain their literacy through achievement standards and develop the skills required for excellence at level 1.

Credits available:

The table below shows the credits available within the subject.

Number   Title I or E *     Credits
90856 Show understanding of visual and/or oral text(s) through close viewing and/or listening, using supporting evidence. I 3
90852 Explain significant connections across texts using supporting evidence. I 4
90052 Produce creative writing. I 3
90854 Form personal responses to independently read texts supported by evidence. I 4
90851 Show understanding of significant aspects of unfamiliar written text(s) through close reading, using supporting evidence   E 4
90850 Show understanding of specified aspect(s) of studied visual or oral text(s), using supporting evidence E 4
90849 Show understanding of specified aspect(s) of studied written text(s), using supporting evidence E 4

 

I or E * = Internal or external assessments

Leads to: Advanced year 12 class.

Contact: Mr M Waller

Upcoming events

There are currently no upcoming events.
All events

School news

  • 23 Jul

    New Website for Westland High School

    After a lot of hard work and content preparation, we are delighted to make our new website live for Term 3 2018.

  • 12 May

    Hospitality – Lions Dinner Catering

    Tarm Tumahai and Hannah Kelsen, two of our Level 2 Hospitality students, volunteered to serve the meal at this...

    [Read more]
  • 11 May

    Bake Sale – Blue Penguin Trust

    This trimester, Mrs Cunningham’s year 7/8 class has been studying sustainability in social studies class...

    [Read more]
  • 11 May

    Students from France arrive

    Westland High School welcomes six students from France for nine weeks this term.

  • 08 May

    Year 13 Career Trip

    On the 10-11th of May a group of year 13’s, accompanied by the French Exchange Students, went to Christchurc...

    [Read more]
All news