ENW101

Level 1 English- Worlds Gone Wrong (ENW101)

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Course Description

Teacher in Charge: A. Bell

What if the strange worlds we consume through literature are in fact far closer to our own than we realise? Pandemics. Dictators. Mind control. Cyber control. This course is for you to explore dystopian literature. The text study will include stories and films in future worlds gone wrong. This will enable you to explore concepts related to power and control as well as religion and science. It will encourage you to think critically about politics and society. 

This English course contains 10 internal credits from Creative OR Formal Writing, Research and Speech as well as 8 external credits for writing about Written and Visual Text.

Some of the possible texts are shown below:

Noughts & Crosses Graphic Novel | Malorie Blackman Book | Buy Now ...The Hunger Games (novel) - WikipediaMinority Report: 6 predictions that came true, 15 years on | The ...Station Eleven - Wikipedia


Pathway

This course leads to a wide range of career pathways. Thinking and communication skills will be essential in any career choice and can be developed by studying English.

Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

1 x Ringbinder, 1 x A4 lined refill, 1 x Index dividers (10 tab), 10 x Copysafe pockets, 1 x 1B5 exercise book

Recommended Prior Learning

Year 10 English

Credit Information

This course is eligible for subject endorsement.

Total Credits Available: 21 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 8 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 13 credits.

Assessment
Description
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits
UE Literacy Credits
Numeracy Credits
A.S. 90052 v5
NZQA Info
English 1.4 - Produce creative writing

Further assessment opportunities will not be offered for this standard inline with NZQA guidelines

3
3
3
3
3
3
Level: 1
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 3
Level 1 Literacy Credits: Y
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0

Assessments:
Term: 2, Week: 10

A.S. 90053 v5
NZQA Info
English 1.5 - Produce formal writing

Further assessment opportunities will not be offered for this standard inline with NZQA guidelines

3
3
3
3
3
3
Level: 1
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 3
Level 1 Literacy Credits: Y
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0

Assessments:
Term: 2, Week: 10

A.S. 90849 v3
NZQA Info
English 1.1 - Show understanding of specified aspect(s) of studied written text(s), using supporting evidence
4
4
4
4
4
4
Level: 1
Internal or External: External
Credits: 4
Level 1 Literacy Credits: Y
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
A.S. 90850 v4
NZQA Info
English 1.2 - Show understanding of specified aspect(s) of studied visual or oral text(s), using supporting evidence
4
4
4
4
4
4
Level: 1
Internal or External: External
Credits: 4
Level 1 Literacy Credits: Y
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
A.S. 90853 v2
NZQA Info
English 1.9 - Use information literacy skills to form conclusion(s)

Further assessment opportunities will not be offered for this standard inline with NZQA guidelines

4
4
4
4
4
4
Level: 1
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 4
Level 1 Literacy Credits: Y
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0

Assessments:
Term: 3, Week: 5

A.S. 90857 v2
NZQA Info
English 1.6 - Construct and deliver an oral text

Further assessment opportunities will not be offered for this standard inline with NZQA guidelines

3
3
3
3
3
3
Level: 1
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 3
Level 1 Literacy Credits: Y
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0

Assessments:
Term: 1, Week: 11

Credit Summary
Total Credits: 21
Total Level 1 Literacy Credits: 21
Total University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
TotalNumeracy Credits: 0