Level 1 English

ENG1
Subject Description

Teacher in Charge: Ms A. Wright

The NCEA Level 1 course develops skills in writing, reading, speaking, listening, viewing and presenting. There is a focus on developing literacy skills, so that students are prepared for NCEA Level 2. The course involves both a written and visual text study. Formal writing skills are a key focus of this course. There are 10 internal credits available in this course. Students will have the choice between three external standards, written text, visual text and unfamiliar texts. The majority of students will attempt two, worth a total of 8 credits. 



Pathway

Level 2 Applied English, Level 2 English

Entry Guidelines

A Level 1 English course is a compulsory subject for all students.


Credit Information

This course is eligible for subject endorsement.

Assessment
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
A.S. 90052 v5 English 1.4 - Produce creative writing
1
I
3
Y
A.S. 90053 v5 English 1.5 - Produce formal writing
1
I
3
Y
A.S. 90849 v3 English 1.1 - Show understanding of specified aspect(s) of studied written text(s), using supporting evidence
1
E
4
Y
A.S. 90851 v2 English 1.3 - Show understanding of significant aspects of unfamiliar written text(s) through close reading, using supporting evidence
1
E
4
Y
A.S. 90852 v2 English 1.8 - Explain significant connection(s) across texts, using supporting evidence
1
I
4
Y
Total Credits

Total Credits Available: 18 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 8 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 10 credits.

Disclaimer

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