L2 English: Law - Semester A

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Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Miss L. Harris

Level 2 English: Law - Semester A

Anyone can argue, but debating is an art. 

The communication skills learned in this course will truly prove that the pen is mightier than the sword. Students who will enjoy this course, would be those who are interested in breaking down winning arguments and how best to be persuasive in many different contexts. We will focus on legal contexts, both fictional and real life. Complete this course and you will be able to convince your way out of any situation.

Standards listed below are subject to change and will be decided in collaboration with the students and their teacher at the beginning of the semester. Students will be offered 8-10 credits for this course. 

Students can take this course for both semesters. 


Pathway

L3 English - Semester A, L3 English - Semester B

Communication skills learned in English provide a solid foundation for all jobs and career pathways, but especially for careers in marketing, research, consultancy, journalism, management, human resources and trades. The law theme will also spark interest for students looking at careers in the legal profession, politics, government policy and law enforcement.

Prior Learning & Prerequisites

Be willing to: question norms, disagree and be disagreed with, and grow in confidence to defend your opinions.


Credit Information

This course is approved for University Entrance however, you will need to select both Semester A and B.

Assessment
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
A.S. 91101 v2 English 2.4 - Produce a selection of crafted and controlled writing
2
I
6
Y
6w
A.S. 91104 v2 English 2.7 - Analyse significant connections across texts, supported by evidence
2
I
4
Y
A.S. 91105 v2 English 2.8 - Use information literacy skills to form developed conclusion(s)
2
I
4
Y
4r
Total Credits

Total Credits Available: 14 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 14 credits.

Pathway Tags

Auditor, Chemist, Barrister, Debt Collector, Mine/Quarry Manager, Interpreter, Legal Executive, Solicitor, Personal Assistant, Importer/Exporter, Financial Adviser, Parking Officer, Court Registry Officer, Security Analyst


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Selection of a course does not guarantee entry into the course. Courses may not run due to low numbers and timetable clashes may occur. In both of these situations, the student will be consulted about alternative courses during the Course Confirmation process.