Level 3 English - Communications

13CEN
Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mr P. Jansen

LEARNING ACTIVITIES: This course follows the national curriculum, covering speaking, listening, writing, reading, presenting and viewing. There will be a focus on writing with responses to written and visual texts assessed through internal assessment. This course leads from Level 2 English courses. The effective use of English is an asset in all situations.

Communications English is a course that offers the standards necessary to fulfil the requirements
for Level 2 literacy. However, those students who wish to meet the Auckland University English requirement for guaranteed entry should enrol in 12ENG. There is also a communications focus, with standards designed to enhance group work and interview skills.



Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

Usual writing materials/devices.


Recommended Prior Learning

Study at Year 12 (either 12CEN or 12ENG).


Credit Information

This course is approved for University Entrance.

Assessment
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
U.S. 1279 v7 Write in plain English
3
I
3
U.S. 1296 v7 Interview in informal situations
3
I
3
U.S. 2990 v7 Read texts to research information
3
I
4
U.S. 9681 v7 Contribute within a team or group which has an objective
3
I
3
U.S. 22751 v4 Read and process information in English for academic purposes
4
I
6
Y
6r
A.S. 91101 v2 English 2.4 - Produce a selection of crafted and controlled writing
2
I
6
Y
6w
Total Credits

Total Credits Available: 25 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 25 credits.

Disclaimer

POLICY
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.