- Approx Cost:
- Technology Requirements:
- A laptop is essential for this course
- Course Outline:
Year 9 English is a one semester course in Year 9.
This course follows the National English Curriculum at Level 4. In Year 9 English, student will gain a knowledge of the world around them through reading and writing, viewing and presenting, listening and speaking.
Reading and writing are central to this course. Students will read for their own enjoyment and personal growth, as well as study a range of other texts (novels, short stories, plays and poetry). Through this you will learn the skills essential for writing and understanding language in a variety of contexts.
Students will expand their speaking and listening skills, as well as their ability to use oral language in more formal situations. Visual language skills will be developed through the study of static images and film. Information literacy, in combination with BYOD is also a strong focus.
Students will complete three common assessment tasks throughout the year.
- Where Does It Lead:
Junior English semesters 2 & 3, JENG b & c
- For further information see:
- Ms Millar