Level 3 English: The Written Word
Following on from Level 2, this course allows students to explore the written word by developing their critical response through exploring a range of literary texts including Shakespeare and film. Students will develop both creative and transactional writing skills through the writing portfolio. This course has a maximum of 21 credits.
Please speak to your English teacher or the HOD English for advice on which English course to select.
Recommended Prior Learning
UE Literacy including Achieved or higher in one external and 2.4 Writing Portfolio
This course is eligible for subject endorsement.
This course is approved for University Entrance.
Total Credits Available: 21 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 8 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 13 credits.
Approved subject for University Entrance
Number of credits that can be used for overall endorsement: 21
Only students engaged in learning and achievement derived from Te Marautanga o Aotearoa are eligible to be awarded these subjects as part of the requirement for 14 credits in each of three subjects.
All subject selections are provisional only and are subject to:
- meeting any course entry requirements
- minimum class sizes
- the availability of teaching staff
and the final decision is at the discretion of the Head of Learning Area for that subject.