10 NCEA Level 1 English credits.
NCEA Level 2 Achievement Standard English
Students who wish to take Level 3 English should be taking this course. This course will explore a range of challenging written, visual and oral texts. Students will be immersed in English literature through both novels and films. Students focus will be to gain all of their University Entrance Reading and Writing credits through internal assessment. They will also complete 2 External Achievement Standards to enhance their learning.
To gain entrance into this course students need a minimum of 12 NCEA Level One English achievement standard credits. At least 4 of these credits must be from any one of the external achievement standards. Students should also have a high level of confidence in English.