Level 1 English
Teacher in Charge: Ms J. Moss
LEARNING ACTIVITIES: This course follows the national curriculum, covering speaking, listening, writing, reading, presenting and viewing. The two external standards will assess close reading and response to written text. There will be an emphasis on wide reading with responses to written and visual texts assessed through internal assessment. Formal writing and production skills will be taught and assessed. All credits gained from this course count towards the Level 1 literacy requirement.
English is a language-rich subject, and a requirement for all future career and vocational pathways.
Contributions and Equipment/Stationery
A suitable device and a 1B5 exercise book and refill.
Recommended Prior Learning
Achievement level for 3-4 of the assessments in Year 10 English.
This course is eligible for subject endorsement.
Total Credits Available: 23 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 8 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 15 credits.
It is the policy of Lynfield College to have school-wide policies that inform parents and students of the criteria for administering all Assessments for National Qualifications.