Further information

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Archived course

The resources from stage 6 2018 course have been archived as they address the previous syllabus  outcomes. These resources may still be of benefit to teachers who are not familiar with courses such as Module B or would like to see how a texts is used in a program. These units however, are not relevant to the new  syllabus and should NOT be a substitute for the new modules, outcomes and resources already available.

Stage 6 (HSC 2018)

The study of English is compulsory in Stage 6. There are a number of options for students to choose a level of English best suited to their ability and vocational or future study needs.

  • English (Standard)
  • English (Advanced)
  • English extension
  • English as a second language (ESL)
  • Fundamentals of English (to support either Standard or ESL)
  • English studies (content endorsed course)

The following NSW Education Standards Authority (NESA) documents provide detailed information about the various English subjects, text requirements for each and the prescribed texts for the HSC from 2015 to 2020.

Contact us

Amanda Banks
English Adviser K–6
02 9244 5480
amanda.banks@det.nsw.edu.au

Denise Tsirigos
English Adviser 7–12
02 9244 5697
dionissia.tsirigos@det.nsw.edu.au

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