Level 1 English - Reading Focus

Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Ms J. Moss

Recommended Prior Learning

Achieved grades for creative writing folder and formal response essays in Year 10. Some Merit and Excellence grades preferred.

This course suits students who enjoy reading and exploring the ideas of literature. You do not need to be a strong writer to have success in this course. You will explore a wide range of texts throughout the year and particularly look at how/what ideas are presented to audiences. Some of these texts will be self-selected and some will be selected by the teacher or class as a whole. 



Assessment Policy & Procedures

Level 2 English, Level 2 English - English and Sport, Level 2 English - Reading Focus, Level 2 English - World Perspectives, Level 3 English, Level 3 English - Communications, Level 3 English - Critical thinking and writing

Career Pathways

Secondary School Teacher, Counsellor, Journalist, Technical Writer, Solicitor, Copywriter, Early Childhood Teacher, Teacher of English to Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL), Historian, Barrister, Author, Primary School Teacher

Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

A suitable device and refill.


Lynfield College has procedures and guidelines for the administering of assessments.  Click HERE to go to the school website with more information, and links to the appropriate Year Level Assessment Guides.