Approx Cost:
ICAS Writing $20.50
ICAS English $9.50
Technology Requirements:
A laptop is essential for this course
Entry Requirements:

There is no prior learning requirements for this course but an enjoyment of writing is essential.

Course Outline:

This is an exciting new option course for 2020. If you enjoy writing, any type of writing, then this course is for you. Running over a half year the aim of this course is to nurture your love of writing.

We will look at published examples of formal and creative writing and then apply our learnings to our own work. We will write for fun. We will illustrate our own stories. You will be encouraged to produce pieces to enter into writing competitions.

Assessment:

Students are encouraged to assess their own and other’s work using structured feedback. Students will build a folio of writing and then submit one piece of formal writing and another piece of creative writing for assessment (one per term).

Students will participate in the ICAS English or ICAS Writing Competitions.

Where Does It Lead:

Year 11 English - Writing (11ENW)

For further information see:
Mrs Ryan