On stage 6/ advanced/module b critical study of texts few areas of the curriculum have been as fraught with controversy over the last few years as advanced module b. New stage 6 syllabus english advanced • study module b critical study of text courses) start implementing new hsc examination. Hsc english (advanced) course objectives, outcomes and content the table below sets out the content of the hsc english (advanced) course and illustrates the relationship between the objectives, the outcomes and the content.
Hsc annotations 2015-20 english (standard) and (advanced) - common content 7 students will find engaging the novel's mystery and follow the clues and discoveries. Whether it's how to structure an essay or analyse a text, it can be hard to figure out where to start we've designed this course to to show you that there is an easier, more structured way of studying that takes the guesswork out of english. In the hsc english (advanced) course students analyse and evaluate texts, and the ways they are valued in their contexts module b: critical study of texts.
Breaking down the syllabus: module b critical study of texts posted on may 24, 2015 by shaneuws in conjunction with the english syllabus, you must also consult the english prescriptions found here. Advanced english module b: critical study of texts the modules are the backbone of the hsc english course in this podcast we talk about what they are, why they. Connecting with your hsc english related text is the key to getting a band 6 in hsc english we've got the guide to reconnecting with your related texts the night before the hsc english exam: your step-by-step guide. How to write a module b essay how is meaning shaped in a text what does a close and critical study require how can i best show my understanding in my analysis. The following essay structure can be adapted to answer questions for any of the electives in module a advanced english this essay received a mark of 19 out of 20 and may be used as a guide for writing essays about this topic.
Critical study is the most difficult unit in the advanced hsc syllabus rather than just studying a theme a book relates to, or the time period a book might relate to, you are studying the book itself, and all its possible connections. I use this product to help me gain a better understanding of the hsc english advanced course the product would be more useful if in the aos section it also helped with creative writing and the short answer sections, or even gave tips for how to best prepare for paper 1 and paper 2 rather than only going into some detail on the texts studied in the modules and aos. Hsc course and performance band descriptors hsc english (advanced) paper 2 standards materials module b: critical study of texts.
Preliminary course (y11) hsc course (y12) the advanced course consists of three main topics in year 11, each covering a key aspect of english common module: reading to write - encompasses a broad view on our reading lives and how this connects to different forms of writing. This module requires students to engage with and develop an informed personal understanding of their prescribed text through critical analysis and evaluation of its language, content and construction, students will develop an appreciation of the textual integrity of their prescribed text. Consultation survey now available for draft hsc examination specifications stage 6 english, mathematics, science and history courses. Introduction ts eliot's poems form a poetry text within the critical study of text module b in the 2015 hsc english advanced course the specific poems that form part of the hsc english standard module are listed here, and you can read them online in a link below.
This intensive hsc english course covers shakespeare's hamlet for advanced english module b: critical study of texts the course provides intensive revision at this crucial stage of the year it provides clear and detailed analysis of this complex text not possible in the limited time in schools. This will teach students the right language and terminology for the hsc english advanced and extension courses if you would like more information on this module, please read our detailed guide on the year 11 common module: reading to write. Find information and discussion about the setting, characters, themes and imagery used in jane eyre you will also find background political and social history, criticism of the work, biographic information and links to related resources. Hsc english prescriptions 2015-20 english (advanced) module b: critical study of texts speeches anwar sadat, president of egypt speech to the israeli knesset.
Read a band 6 hamlet essay written by a student hamlet is studied in module b of the hsc english advanced course. Guide to new year 11 english advanced module b: critical study of literature the new year 11 english advanced module b: critical study of literature is here here's our comprehensive guide to acing it and getting that band 6. Presents a critical, refined personal response showing highly developed skills in interpretation, analysis, synthesis and evaluation of texts and textual detail composes imaginatively, interpretively and critically with sustained precision, flair, originality and sophistication for a variety of audiences, purposes and contexts in order to.