Subject Details - Stage 1 English - General (line 4)

  
SACE StageSACE Stage 1
SACE Credits20 credits
FacultyEnglish
Subject Length2 semesters
DescriptionIn year 11 English students explore a range of thematic texts that reflect real world social and political issues from the past and present. They will analyse and critique a range of texts, from films to novels, which may include V for Vendetta, Crash, Animal Farm, Death of a Salesman, To Kill a Mockingbird.
Subject OutcomesStudents will:
- Read and respond to visual and written texts using a variety of methods.
- Be able to target specific audiences using multiple language techniques.
- Improved use of vocabulary, punctuation and grammatical control.
- Draw links between multiple texts and come to logical conclusions.

Advice To Students

Assumed KnowledgeYear 10 English C grade or better
Assessment