- Ways of Reading Area of Study 1 – Readings and Defences
- Ways of Reading Area of Study 2 – Complex transformation and defence
Explore a world of sophisticated and complex texts and adopt new approaches to the practice of in-depth reading and writing. Challenge yourself to develop, present and defend original creative or critical work that reflects your growing confidence as a student of Senior English. Cluey will be there to support you with everything from developing independent research strategies to mastering the secrets of extended writing.
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An example content plan sequenced in the Cluey Learning Platform.
Year 12 English and Literature Extension asks critical questions about cultural assumptions, implicit values and differing world views. You'll also engage in independent research.
We've got the entire Queensland syllabus covered
Ways of Reading Area of Study 1 – Readings and Defences
Ways of Reading Area of Study 2 – Complex transformation and defence
Exploration and evaluation Area of Study 1 – Extended academic research paper
Exploration and evaluation Area of Study 2 – Theorised exploration of texts
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Based on the state and national curricula for Years 11 and 12, Cluey’s approach to senior English focuses on teaching you to demonstrate a sophisticated understanding of your text with well-written and insightful answers. Our personalised approach focuses on exam prep and gives you the opportunity to develop in areas you find challenging.
Head of Department, English
BA, LLB, G.Dip Ed, G.Dip Legal Studies
Brenton is responsible for leading our English Department and developing and overseeing excellent English programs of learning and tutoring across years 7-12. Previously, Brenton held the roles of Assistant Head of English at Newington College, Head of English at Kambala, and Dean of English and Dean of Knowledge Systems at Trinity Grammar School.
Our tutors are all qualified teachers, exceptional ATAR achievers or experts in their respective fields.
NSW University Student
English: Yrs 5-12
Natiq is currently completing a Bachelor of Law while working as a law clerk. At Cluey he works with secondary students on essay writing and textual analysis.
NSW University Student (Bachelor of Communications and Media Studies)
English: Yrs 7-12
Tayla is currently completing a double degree in creative arts and communications while also lending her extensive knowledge of English texts to secondary students at Cluey.
English: Yrs 7-12
Robyn is a qualified teacher with over 13 years of experience in NSW and NT schools. In addition to this, Robyn has written, directed and produced numerous Australian films.
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Each student’s individual learning journey is supported through a series of live face-to-face sessions with an expert tutor matched to the student's needs. We cover all the theory and examples needed to ensure comprehension, and our sessions are designed to be engaging and encouraging.
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