Year 12 English: Western Australia

The Year 12 English: Western Australia textbook features:

  • A fresh, engaging approach to the examinable course content
  • Detailed explorations of course terminology, and activities to develop vocabulary and expression
  • Concept-based case studies that explain and model creative approaches to new and popular texts
  • Innovative strategies for developing analytical and imaginative responses
  • A range of textual studies targeting key course concepts that guide students’ application of critical thinking skills
  • An examination chapter that explores how the examination assesses the course, and includes techniques for preparation and performance.

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Year 11 English: Western Australia – To be released early 2021

Year 11 English: Western Australia

The Year 11 English: Western Australia textbook features:

  • Concise explorations of course concepts, and activities to embed associated metalanguage
  • Succinct text studies to illustrate key analytical skills and understandings
  • Thematic case studies that explain and model creative approaches to knowledge and skill development
  • Innovative strategies for developing analytical, imaginative, interpretive and persuasive responses
  • Handy reference lists of common language features and generic conventions.

WA Year 12 ATAR English Exam Practice

The ATAR English Exam Practice book features:

  • Twenty different Comprehending questions based on a variety of text types, including visual and multimodal forms
  • A range of stimulating Responding questions
  • Composing questions that allow students to practise creating texts in imaginative, interpretive and persuasive forms
  • Preparation strategies for each section of the exam
  • Advice about time management in the exam
  • Helpful hints for avoiding common misreadings, mistakes and pitfalls.

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Literature Handbook – To be released in November 2020

The Literature Handbook features:

  • Definitions of the main terms and techniques used by writers of novels, short stories, plays, poems and nonfiction, and by creators of films
  • Hundreds of examples from a wide range of texts, including excerpts from prose fiction, drama and poetry
  • Explanations of the features and conventions of a range of literary forms and styles, such as romanticism, realism, modernism and postmodernism
  • Guidelines on how to write a close analysis of a passage or poem, and complete sample essays
  • Models of critical approaches to literature, including an overview of the main literary theories
  • A literary time line from ancient Greece to the present and a comprehensive glossary of literary terms for quick reference.

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