English is taught with the aim of developing a students’ comprehension, and their ability to express themselves clearly and confidently.
Contact details for the Head of Department are listed under the Leadership and Management Team.
The Senior Course Guide provides a course overview and describes the required Year 10 prerequisites for Year 11 and 12 subjects.
The English faculty encourages all students to participate in the
International Competitions and Assessments for Schools (ICAS).
ICAS provides an opportunity for students to gain a measure of their own achievement in an external assessment situation. It provides schools and teachers with comprehensive reporting of results and provides parents with information regarding their child's performance. All students receive a certificate and an individual student record indicating which questions they answered correctly, and an average mark for the state.
Dates for 2019:
The English faculty provides extra reading lists for all year levels to help with their learning. Download information for the suggested reading lists for Year 10 - 12:
Year 11 students and their parents/guardians who were invited to attend the English and Literature Extension Information Session on Tuesday 16 July can download, print and complete the Expression of Interest form below which must be returned to I Block Reception, Level 2, by Tuesday 23 July 2019. The presentation slides from the Parent Information Session are also linked below.
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