Level 1 English: Exploring Sports and Games

01ENGES
Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mrs T. Lockwood

The World of Sports: Exploring Sports and Games through English

Students will look at the world of sports including the psychology, community, and physical experience of sports and games as represented in films, books, poems, and oral texts etc. Students will also create texts that reflect their experience and knowledge of the sporting world. As part of this course students may explore ideas of gender diversity in sports, consider how political issues and issues of equity play out on the sports field, and how sports fits within wider concepts of nationalism and culture.


Recommended Prior Learning

Open 


Credit Information
Assessment
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
A.S. 90052 v5 English 1.4 - Produce creative writing
1
I
3
Y
A.S. 90053 v5 English 1.5 - Produce formal writing
1
I
3
Y
A.S. 90849 v3 English 1.1 - Show understanding of specified aspect(s) of studied written text(s), using supporting evidence
1
E
4
Y
A.S. 90850 v4 English 1.2 - Show understanding of specified aspect(s) of studied visual or oral text(s), using supporting evidence
1
E
4
Y
A.S. 90852 v2 English 1.8 - Explain significant connection(s) across texts, using supporting evidence
1
I
4
Y
A.S. 90855 v3 English 1.7 - Create a visual text
1
I
3
Y
A.S. 90856 v2 English 1.11 - Show understanding of visual and/or oral text(s) through close viewing and/or listening, using supporting evidence
1
I
3
Y
Total Credits

Total Credits Available: 24 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 8 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 16 credits.