English

Important Information: English is compulsory at Units 1-4, except for those students who qualify for English as an Additional Language (EAL).

Year 11

Unit One

In this unit, students read and respond to texts analytically and creatively. They also analyse arguments and use persuasive language in texts and create their own texts intended to position audiences. Students continue to develop their skills in creating written, spoken and multimodal texts.

Unit Two

In this unit students compare the presentation of ideas, issues and themes in texts. They also analyse arguments and use persuasive language in texts and create their own texts intended to position audiences. Students further develop their skills in creating written, spoken and multimodal texts.

Year 12

Unit Three

In this unit students read and respond to texts analytically and creatively. They also analyse arguments and use persuasive language in texts. 

Unit Four

In this unit students compare the presentation of ideas, issues and themes in texts. They also create an oral presentation intended to position audiences about an issue currently debated in the media.