Approx Cost:
Technology Requirements:
A laptop is essential for this course
Entry Recommendations:

This course is open entry but an enjoyment of reading is a must.

Course Outline:

Can’t get enough of books? This semester course focuses on nurturing and expanding a love of reading. Students will be reading a combination of short, extended, written, oral and visual texts; delving into the deeper meanings and responding to these on a personal level. Some texts will be teacher-selected but the majority will be student-selected.


  • literature study
  • close reading skills
  • speaking and presenting skills
  • formal writing skills

There will be one internal NCEA assessment, including 4 literacy credits.

Where Does It Lead:

ENW201, ENG201, ENH201, ENS201, ENP001 and ENR001 (if entry requirements are met for these courses), ENO202, ENG202

For further information see:
Mrs Litten