Unit 3: AUSTRALIA AS A CULTURAL COMMUNITY
This unit is paired with Unit A4 and is ideal if you aim to go to university.
It investigates how culture influences the way people view the world.
The focus for this unit is Australia as a cultural community. You will develop your ability to use English appropriate to audience and purpose and will apply analytical and problem-solving skills to investigations of commonality and difference. You will use Standard Australian English to explore how structures, patterns and audience expectations influence language and meaning and how that meaning is negotiated, not given, within and across cultures.
Unit 4: LANGUAGE AND EMPOWERMENT
This unit is paired with Unit A3. It investigates the link between language and power and is ideal if you aim to go to university.
The focus for this unit is language and empowerment. You will learn to use English to explore the relationship between the uses of language and the concept of the power of language. You will examine how language can also be used to privilege or marginalise social groups, ideologies, beliefs and values. Development of these understandings will enable you to choose to use language appropriately for audience and purpose, moving between language varieties and situations confidently.
Unit Pair Cost: $50.00
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