NCEA Level 2 with Achievement Standards
L1 Alternative English – at least 10 credits is recommended.
Students should have achieved at least one Level 1 writing standard: AS 90053 Formal Writing or AS 90052 Creative Writing and should also have achieved the Level 1 reading standard: AS 90853 Research
This course offers students the opportunity to develop their communication skills and to gain some University Entrance literacy requirements.
AS 91101 - Writing Portfolio - 6 credits
AS 91103 - Create a visual and verbal text - 3 credits
AS 91105 - Research - 4 credits
AS 91106 - Wide reading - 4 credits
AS 91107 - Close Viewing - 3 credits
Year 13 students may choose to enrol in this class if they still need to complete the minimum requirements for literacy for University Entrance, provided that some credits have already been gained in Year 12. See L2 English
Please note that this course is not designed to lead on to Level 3 English. Students aiming to enrol in Level 3 English in 2022, should choose Level 2 English rather than Level 2 Alternative English. Please note the entry requirements for L2 English