Content/Assessment:

  • Four Core Units & Applied Section
  • Supported class activities & assignments
  • Independent Study focussing on a text from the prescribed list which is externally marked.
  • Two hour externally set and marked examination.

Homework:

  • Analytical, creative & personal response tasks
  • Reading & viewing for Independent Study.
  • Homework increases as course progresses.

Important Points:

  • Every lesson builds understanding.
  • Discussion & writing tasks are designed to consolidate learning.
  • Teachers support students in completing written tasks.

Students have said:

  • "This course has taught me how to think with interesting texts and great class discussion."
  • "I learnt to write an essay which has helped me in many other courses."
  • "Individual help was always available."
  • "Keep up with the work and you will succeed."
  • "Great results and ATAR points!"