English 11 Composition

Course Outline: ENGLISH 11 COMPOSITION

Course Duration:
You have one calendar year to complete this course from the date of Activation.

Units of Study:

  • Exploring Text to connect to self, others and world
  • Thinking critically
  • Communicating powerfully and effectively
  • Writing in a wide variety of formats

Introduction:

Composition 11 will focus on writing in a variety of formats (personal writing, essays, creative writing and so on). Through an examination of many types of texts, students will be presented with different perspectives and world views to expand their own thinking. This course meets the learning outcomes of the newly designed curriculum.

Recommended Prerequisites:

Completion of Grade 10 level English Language courses

Resources:

Connect to the internet / access to a laptop or desktop computer / an email account that you check regularly; a novel

Evaluation:

Substantive Assignment (Assignment #1)= 5%
Assignments = 75%
Final Exam = 20%

For further curriculum details please refer to the BC Ministry of Education:
https://curriculum.gov.bc.ca/curriculum/english-language-arts/11/composition

Student Responsibilities

Students are expected to log onto the course and submit one assignment each week (or have contact with the instructor). Students who do not log onto the course, or keep in contact with their instructor on a weekly basis, will be viewed as having withdrawn from this online course. If you are active and withdraw from an online course, the Ministry of Education regulations will prohibit you from retaking this online course for two reporting periods.