Course name: English Course code: (ENG3U)

Grade 11    1.0 Credit

Course type:    University Preparation

Course description: This course emphasizes the development of literacy, communication, and critical and creative thinking skills necessary for success in academic and daily life. You will analyse challenging literary texts from various periods, countries, and cultures, as well as a range of informational and graphic texts, and create written and media texts in a variety of forms. An important focus will be on using language with precision and clarity and incorporating stylistic devices appropriately and effectively. The course is intended to prepare you for the compulsory Grade 12 university or college preparation course.
ENG3UZ: English
Course description: This course emphasizes the development of literacy, communication, and critical and creative thinking skills necessary for success in academic and daily life. You will analyse challenging literary texts from various periods, countries, and cultures, as well as a range of informational and graphic texts, and create written and media texts in a variety of forms. An important focus will be on using language with precision and clarity and incorporating stylistic devices appropriately and effectively. The course is intended to prepare you for the compulsory Grade 12 university or college preparation course.

Course Lessons

This course is designed for independent study.
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22 Lessons

8 Lessons

1.0   Welcome to Grade 11 English

1.1   Power of the narrative structure

1.2   Power and Point of view

1.3   Themes and powerful connections

1.4   Creative writing- The short story

1.5   Persuasive techniques

1.6   Persuading with opinions and facts

1.7   Persuasive writing: The op-ed

5 Lessons

2.1   Listening Actively

2.2   Speaking without words

2.3   Shakespeare and dramatic speeches

2.4   Persuasive speeches

2.5   Performing with Power

5 Lessons

3.1   Social media profiles

3.2   Digital presence

3.3   Photography and Images

3.4   Photo essays

3.5   Independent Reading- Multimedia project

4 Lessons

4.1   Essay writing

4.2   Essay writing and your text

4.3   Advocating for Change

4.4   Course Review