(08) 9413 4700

Cyril Jackson

Year 11 ATAR English – A1ENG & A2ENG

The English ATAR course focuses on developing your analytical, creative, and critical thinking and communication skills in all language modes, encouraging students to critically engage with texts from their contemporary world, the past, and from Australian and other cultures. Through close study and wide reading, viewing and listening, you will develop the ability to analyse and evaluate the purpose, stylistic qualities and conventions of texts and to enjoy creating imaginative, interpretive, persuasive and analytical responses in a range of written, oral, multimodal and digital forms.

Unit 1

au1This unit is suited to you if you are aiming to enrol in university.

Prerequisite: minimum Year 10 English B grade or equivalent

In this unit you will explore how meaning is communicated through the relationships between language, text, purpose, context and audience. Through responding to and creating texts, you will consider how language, structure and conventions operate in a variety of imaginative, interpretive and persuasive texts. Study in this unit focuses on the similarities and differences between texts and how visual elements combine with spoken and written elements to create meaning.              

This unit is also offered as flexible iLearn course.                  

Unit cost: $25.00

iLearn Unit Cost: $50.00

 

Unit 2

au2This unit is suited to you if you are aiming to enrol in university.

Prerequisite: minimum Year 10 English B grade or equivalent.

In this unit you will analyse the representation of ideas, attitudes and voices in texts to consider how texts represent the world and human experience. Analysis of how language and structural choices shape perspectives in and for a range of contexts is central to this unit. By responding to and creating texts in different modes and media, you will consider the interplay of imaginative, interpretive, persuasive and analytical elements in a range of texts and present your own analyses. You will critically examine the effect of stylistic choices and the ways in which these choices position audiences for particular purposes, revealing and/or shaping attitudes, values and perspectives.  This unit is also offered as flexible iLearn course. 

Unit cost: $25.00

iLearn Unit Cost: $50.00

 

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