ENG3U – English, Grade 11, University Preparation


English, Grade 10, Academic

Course Description

This course emphasizes the development of literacy, communication, and critical and creative thinking skills necessary for success in academic and daily life. Students will analyze challenging literary texts from various periods, countries, and cultures, as well as a range of informational and graphic texts, and create oral, written, and media texts in a variety of forms. An important focus will be on using language with precision, clarity while incorporating stylistic devices appropriately and effectively. The course is intended to prepare students for the compulsory Grade 12 university or college preparation course.

Outline of Course Content

Unit 1Short Stories: The Monomyth
Unit 2Lord of The Flies
Unit 3Advertisement and Media Studies
Unit 4Macbeth