SACE Compulsories B

SACE Integrated Programs

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SACE Compulsories B

SACE Integrated Programs

10 or 20 credits


This course is individualised to meet both the needs of the individual student and the requirements of the compulsory SACE subjects: English and Personal Learning Plan.

Within this subject students will work closely with the teacher to develop the capabilities specific to the subjects.


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Overview
ESSENTIAL ENGLISH B
Essential English is designed for a range of students, including those who are seeking to meet the SACE literacy requirement, students planning to pursue a career in a range of trades or vocational pathways, and those intending to continue their study of English at Stage 2. There is an emphasis on communication, comprehension, analysis, and text creation.

COURSE CONTENT
  • Communication
  • Speaking
  • Letter writing (including cover letters, letters of complaint, and letters to the Editor)
  • Understanding and creating everyday texts such as adverts and newspaper articles
  • Understanding and the use of technical language relevant to workplace or interest
  • Creation of instructional texts
ASSESSMENT
Responding to texts - 50%
Creating texts - 50%

PERSONAL LEARNING PLAN (PLP)
The Personal Learning Plan (PLP) is a compulsory subject at Stage 1, normally undertaken at Year 10. The PLP helps students to plan for their future and assists them in choosing the subjects they will study in Years 11 and 12. Students must achieve a C grade or better to successfully complete the subject.

COURSE CONTENT
Folio

  • Understanding the Capabilities
  • Planning and exploring future pathways
  • Resume, cover letter, mock interviews

Review

  • Round table presentation
ASSESSMENT
Folio - 75%
Review - 25%

Pathways


Delivery