L2 English: Trades - Semester B

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Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Miss L. Harris

Level 2 English: Trades - Semester B

Does a trade or career in the outdoors await you in your future? 

If you are wanting to work in one of the trades or agriculture, horticulture, viticulture, aquaculture or equestrian industries, then this is the course for you!  The communication skills you will learn in this course are the ones necessary for success in the modern workplace.

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 will also have the opportunity to take this course without an external exam if they choose. 

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 trades and agriculture theme will also spark interest for students looking at careers in the trades like mechanics, engineering, automotive repair, plumbing, building and agricultural careers like farming, livestock or the dairy industry.

Prior Learning & Prerequisites

Anyone who wants to work in either the trades or agricultural, horticulture, viticulture, aquaculture or equestrian industries should apply.


Credit Information

This course is eligible for subject endorsement, however, you will need to select both Semester A and B.

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. 91098 v3 English 2.1 - Analyse specified aspect(s) of studied written text(s), supported by evidence
2
E
4
Y
4r,4w
A.S. 91099 v4 English 2.2 - Analyse specified aspect(s) of studied visual or oral text(s), supported by evidence
2
E
4
Y
4w
A.S. 91102 v2 English 2.5 - Construct and deliver a crafted and controlled oral text
2
I
3
Y
A.S. 91106 v2 English 2.9 - Form developed personal responses to independently read texts, supported by evidence
2
I
4
Y
4r
Total Credits

Total Credits Available: 15 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 8 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 7 credits.

Pathway Tags

Agricultural Technician, Statistician, Arborist, Farmer/Farm Manager, Biosecurity Officer, Butcher, Farm Assistant, Science Technician, Crop Worker, Forest Manager, Forestry and Logging Worker, Forestry Scientist, Groundsperson, Health and Safety Adviser, Nursery Grower/Worker, Packhouse Worker, Aircraft Maintenance Engineer, Glazier, Motor Vehicle Salesperson, Electrician, Engineering Machinist, Industrial Spray Painter, Locksmith, Vehicle Groomer/Cleaner, Recycler/Dismantler, Signmaker, Tow Truck Operator, Tyre Technician, Collision Repair Technician, Automotive Electrician, Automotive Technician, Automotive Refinisher, Boat Builder, Naval Architect, Fabrication Engineer, Building Contractor, Building and Construction Labourer, Building and Construction Manager, Cabinet Maker, Carpenter, Coachbuilder/Trimmer, Stonemason, Furniture Finisher, Joiner


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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.