ESOL NCEA Level 2

12ESL

UE:

Standards marked (R) may be counted towards the reading credits in Literacy. Standards marked (W) may be counted towards the Writing credits for Literacy. Standards marked (R/W) may be counted towards either (but not both) the Reading or Writing credits for Literacy. A minimum of 5 Reading (R) and 5 Writing (W) are needed for University Entrance Literacy. Students applying to the University of Auckland will require at least 17 credits in English at NCEA level 2 or 3.

Background:

The ability to read and write reasonably well in English is a requirement for this subject. Students should have completed a Year 11 programme and achieved ESOL NCEA Level 1.

Course Description:

Students focus on improving their reading and writing skills. Credits offered are sufficient and appropriate to gain Level 2 Literacy. Students are expected to sit the end-of-year external examinations.

Achievement Standards:

LevelStandardDescriptionCreditsInt\ExtOpt\Comp
291098(R/W)English 2.1 - Analyse specified aspect(s) of studied written text(s), supported by evidence4ExternalCompulsory
291099(W)English 2.2 - Analyse specified aspect(s) of studied visual or oral text(s), supported by evidence4ExternalCompulsory
291101(W)English 2.4 - Produce a selection of crafted and controlled writing6InternalCompulsory
291105(R)English 2.8 - Use information literacy skills to form developed conclusion(s)4InternalCompulsory
291106(R)English 2.9 - Form developed personal responses to independently read texts, supported by evidence4InternalCompulsory

Assessment Summary:

LevelTypeInt\ExtOpt\CompStandardsCredits
2AchievementExternalCompulsory28
2AchievementInternalCompulsory314