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Course Description

English Literary Studies course is for students who have advanced reading and writing skills and a passion for poetry, novels and media. This course has an emphasis on the study and analysis of language and literature.

The focus of English Literary Studies also includes the development of essay writing skills and critical reading under examination conditions.

Assessment Type & Weighting

Responding to Texts  
Creating Texts  
Extended Study  

4 assessment tasks are completed, with a 25% weighting for each task.

Semester Offered

Semesters 1 & 2


Casuarina Senior College builds a culture and environment where young adults are confident to take responsibility for their learning. This environment is developed through mutual trust, respect and care between students, staff and the broader community.