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Below are the assessment dates for Year 11 English. See the Course Overview for a description of each assessment task.

All SACs are progressively worked on during assigned class time.

Students are reminded of the policy regarding all assessment tasks.

Assessment Tasks
Time-Frame and SAC Dates
UNIT 1
SAC 1: Reading and Creating Texts

East, West
An extended written analytical essay or an extended creative response accompanied by a written explantion.

Start East, West early February and complete by late March
(1) analytical or creative task completed by 23 March
For SACs 1 and 2, students must complete an analytical essay on one text and a creative response or another text.

SAC 2: Reading and Creating Texts

Film Text
An extended written analytical essay or an extended creative response accompanied by a written explantion.


Start the film text late March and complete by mid- May
(2) analytical or creative task completed by 18 May
SAC 3: Analysing and Presenting Argument

Task 1: Persuasive Argument
A written persuasive text and a written statement of intention.

Task 2: Analysis of argument and use of language
Comparative written analysis of how the use of argument and persuasive language in one print and one visual text position readers in particular ways.

 

Start mid-April; complete by late June
(1) Persuasive argument completed by 8 June
(2) Analysis completed by 15 June

UNIT 2

SAC 1: Analysing and Presenting Argument

Part B: Persuasive Argument
An oral persuasive argument on a current issue and a written statement of intention.

On-going from Unit 1

14 August
SAC 2: Analysing and Presenting Argument

Part A: Analysis of argument and use of language
Comparative written analysis of how the use of argument and persuasive language in two print and one visual text position readers in particular ways.

On-going from Unit 1; complete by early September

Undertaken for the examination
SAC 3: Reading and Comparing Texts

Arcadia and The French Lieutenant's Woman
A sustained written comparative analytical response on the two set texts.

Start late August

completed by early November

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