English encompasses learning about both language and literature, including novels, short stories, poetry and film. Students will develop their reading, writing, viewing, presenting, speaking and listening skills. Discovering how language works will enable students to communicate effectively for a range of purposes and using a variety of forms.
Media Studies provides students with the opportunity to develop media literacy skills, enabling them to critically examine the role that the media plays in their lives. Students will be given the opportunity to create their own media texts.
Courses in this Learning Area
Trades, Armed Forces, Broadcaster, Reporter, Interpreter, Training Consultant, Librarian, Curator, Communications, Marketing Manager, Reviewer, Teacher, Editor, Lawyer, Publisher, Account Executive, Account Supervisor, Actor/actress, Administration, Administrative & Program Director, Administrative Assistant/Office Mgr., Advertising, Advertising Account Executive, Advertising Sales Representative, Announcer, Application Developer, Archivist, Area Coordinator, Assistant Account Executive, Assistant Editor/Production Editor, Associate Company Manager, Associate Director of Publicity, Associate Editor, Associate/Public Accountant, Attorney, Author, Bank Officer, Book Publisher, Bookstore manager, Broadcast Advertising Manager, Broadcasting, Business Operations Senior Planner, Buyer, Career Counselor, Certified Public Accountant,