English General

Year Level: Year 12
Codes: GTENG
SCSA Syllabus link:

Year 12 General English

Recommended Background: OLNA literacy standard met
Course Content Description:

G3ENG

This unit focuses on exploring different perspectives presented in a range of texts and contexts.

In this unit, students

  • Examine the ways that perspectives are presented in literary, every day and workplace texts
  • Understand how language choices influence specific audiences
  • Create oral, written and multimodal texts that convey a perspective.

G4ENG

This unit focuses on community, local or global issues and ideas presented in texts and on developing students’ reasoned responses to them.

In this unit, students

  • Investigate the way language is used to present issues and attitudes
  • Understand the ways in which language is used to influence and engage different audiences
  • Create oral, written or multimodal texts that communicate ideas and perspectives on issues and events.
Mode of Delivery: In Moodle and live, online lessons.
Textbooks / Stationery: Refer to the Booklist - Personal Items and Resource List
External Examination: Externally Set Task (EST) compulsory in Term 2 Year 12
General Pathway: Entry into training or the workforce