The English Studies Stage 6 syllabus outlines the purpose of the Year 11 and 12 English studies course.
Support materials for the new syllabus
The following support materials were developed by NSW public school teachers as part of the Stage 6 mEsh project where 62 teachers led writing teams (over 150 teachers) across NSW.
Year 11 and 12 units of work
Teachers can adapt the following units of work for Year 11 and 12 as required.
Achieving through English – English in education, work and community
How will I find my place in the workforce?
The Big Screen – English in filmmaking
Digital Worlds – English and the web
On the road
Playing the game – English in sport
Part of a family – English and family life
Telling Us All About It
The way we were
We are Australians
Who Do I think I am - English and the self
Year 12 common module
Examinable HSC content for ATAR pathway.
Common module: Texts and human experiences
Texts and human experiences – All the Light We Cannot See
- Sample unit of work (DOCX 85KB)
- Sample assessment (40KB)
- Sample assessment - photographic essay (DOCX 49KB)
- Resources (ZIP 1,591KB)