Drouin Secondary College - Course Selection

English 350 (EEN350)

Students say...

"I really like that you get to be with people who are on the same page as you with their learning. We get through things quicker and learn more."

The Course:

"The more that you read, the more things you will know. The more that you learn, the more places you'll go."

 - Dr. Seuss  

 The focus of Year 9 Advanced English is to provide a pathway for high achieving English students and to prepare you for future English years. You will work on reading a range of texts to understand, appreciate and analyse the ways texts are constructed and interpreted. You will develop competence and confidence in creating written, oral and multimodal texts, with a particular focus on how language positions the audience. Writing will focus on completing a range of sustained texts. Reading will include responding to contemporary and classical narratives, as well as media and electronic texts.

This unit will focus on...

Learning and Assessment Activities

Students will engage with a range of acitivities designed to enhance and extend their English skills including:

These units lead to

The range of English classes offered at Year 10 as well as the opportunity to early access some of the Year 11 VCE English classes. 

Special considerations

Students must be recommended into this class. 

Costs involved

Possible incursion/excursion of approximately $15. 

Materials required

As per booklist. 

For further information see...

Careers or the College's English co-ordinator.

Study design link

Victorian Curriculum