Essential English

SACE Stage 1

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Essential English

Essential English

SACE Stage 1

10 credits


In this subject, students will attend excursions and engage in learning that develops their capacity to create digital and written content that suits their interests, and is related to the modern workplace. Students will be consulted about the focus and structure of the semester, with the learning built around their needs and interests.

Course Content
Assessment
Further Info
Course Content
This course will be adapted to student need, but example focus areas include:

  • Content creation for social media
  • Understanding the language of persuasion and manipulation
  • The visual and language techniques behind music, fan-fiction, and popular media
  • Analysing and creating texts to support gaining employment, a traineeship/apprenticeship, or further study
  • Creative text production (video and written)

Assessment

Responding to Texts 50%
Creating Texts 50%

Further Info

This course is designed for students from an English speaking background, who want to gain communication skills for the workplace.

This course is offered in Semester 2.