English Introductory NCEA 3

Course Details

Level 3 Core 14-19 Credits


This Level 3 course will give the student the opportunity to gain Achievement Standards and Unit Standards with a focus on communication skills. This course is not primarily based on literary texts, as are the Achievement Standards Level 3 English courses. It also does not rely as heavily on essay writing skills. Some Unit Standards will also be available to students, including the introductory career pathways exploration, US4251, used as a future focus at the beginning of the year.

Entry Requirements:

10 Level 2 credits and HOF/TIC approval.

Course Contribution:


Available Standards

Some or all of the following will be offered:

Standard Description Level Credits Assessment
4251 Plan a career pathway 3 3 Internal
91105 Use information literacy skills to form developed conclusion(s) 2 4 Internal
91476 Create and deliver a fluent and coherent oral text which develops, sustains, and structures ideas 3 3 Internal
91477 Create a fluent and coherent visual text which develops, sustains, and structures ideas using verbal and visual language 3 3 Internal
91478 Respond critically to significant connections across texts, supported by evidence 3 4 Internal
91480 Respond critically to significant aspects of visual and/or oral text(s) through close reading, supported by evidence 3 3 Internal

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