Level 1 Applied English

AEN1
Subject Description

Teacher in Charge: A. Wright

This English course is for students who wish to improve their reading and writing literacy skills and gain Level 1 literacy. The course comprises of a range of unit and achievement standards that allow students to develop skills in reading and writing. This course is assessed internally, with no end of year exam. A differentiated learning programme will be developed around the students’ needs and interests. Completion of this course leads into Level 2 Applied English. It is important to note that Level 2 Applied English is unlikely to offer University Entrance literacy credits. 



Pathway

Level 2 Applied English

It is important to note that Level 2 Applied English is unlikely to offer University Entrance literacy credits.

Entry Guidelines

Placement in this alternative course to Level 1 English, will be made at the recommendation of Year 10 English teachers and based on achievement in common assessment tasks. Students and parents/caregivers are likely to be consulted prior to placement. The final decision will rest with the Head of Faculty. 


Credit Information
Assessment
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
U.S. 26622 v4 Write to communicate ideas for a purpose and audience
1
I
4
Y
U.S. 26624 v5 Read texts with understanding
1
I
3
Y
U.S. 26625 v6 Actively participate in spoken interactions
1
I
3
Y
Total Credits

Total Credits Available: 10 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 10 credits.

Disclaimer

An individual course will only run if sufficient students are accepted into the course.