English Literary Studies

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Students may also be interested in the related Writing Skills seminar, which will address writing techniques for essays.

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Teacher in charge: Roy Webb

Roy is an enthusiastic, highly successful senior teacher. He has taught English for more than 25 years at a Year 12 level. Roy has also taught History for more than 20 years.  He specialises in essay development according to the examiner’s requirements.

Expect clear, concise explanations and a highly interactive approach.

Qualifications: B.Ed., Dip.T.

Session A – Shared text study: Prose, poetry, visual texts and dramatic works

You will be shown how to develop skills for reading, understanding and critically analysing written and visual texts.


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Session B – Exam preparation: Critical reading of written and visual texts

This session provides a range of strategies for critically analysing techniques used by writers to convey their messages to an audience.
You will also be shown how to prepare answers to critical reading questions.


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