Subject:
Grade Level:
Credits: 4
  • 2018 Graduation Program
  • Adult Graduation Program
Pre-requisites:

English 11

Course Outline:

English Studies 12

This course builds on and extends previous learning experiences in English Language Arts courses. It is designed for all students and provides them with opportunities to:

  • refine their ability to communicate effectively in a variety of contexts and to achieve their personal and career goals
  • think critically and creatively about the uses of language
  • explore texts from a variety of sources, in multiple modes, and that reflect diverse worldviews
  • deepen their understanding of themselves and others in a changing world
  • gain insight into the diverse factors that shape identity
  • appreciate the importance of self-representation through text
  • contribute to Reconciliation by building greater understanding of the knowledge and perspectives of First Peoples
  • expand their understanding of what it means to be educated Canadian and global citizens