Lecture Recording and Notes
Unit 2 – Exam Rev Recordings 2020 – English
These important lectures will focus on the skills and techniques you’ll need to achieve high marks in the two areas of study that make up Unit 2.
AOS 1 – Reading & Comparing Texts: You will explore the ways authors convey ideas, issues and themes (such as structure, settings, events and characters) in texts and the features of comparative analysis. This lecture will also focus on the elements of high scoring comparative text responses including how to structure your comparative essay in the exam, auditing and editing, common comparative text response problems and what teachers expect from students aiming for the higher scores.
AOS 2 – Analysing Argument:
You will extend on your ability to dissect and present your analysis about how points of view are presented in both written and visual texts, and learn how to write controlled, high quality responses which present arguments and points of view using language that is specific to the exam assessment criteria. You will also investigate the ways persuasive language is used to express an argument, how authors construct arguments to position audiences as well as structure, conventions and relevant metalanguage.
Detailed and comprehensive A+course notes will be provided.