English 20

English 20-1 (5 credits)

  • prerequisite - ELA 10-1

Number of lessons

  • There are 6 major modules plus an introduction section, a midterm and final exam component.  Most modules will consist of approximately 3 to 4 assignments.

Readings / Essays

  • Each module has a reading component, some written response required in each lesson. In some assignments, students are able to respond creatively through audio/video as well as written. 

Readings

  • 1 novel
  • 1 drama (play) 
  • 1 video 
  • 6 poems 
  • 3 short stories 
  • 4 fiction excerpts Essays/Compositions 
  • 3 self-reflection assignments 
  • 1 journal assignment 
  • 4 major essays 
  • 2 film assignments 
    (A selection of novel and video choices are provided for students to choose from. Novel and video choices vary every semester to prevent plagiarism).

Media Components

  • 3 audio recordings

Labs \ Simulations \ Activities

  • This component will vary based on student needs.

Required Discussions

  • 3 required discussion assignments

Online Quizzes / Exams

  • 6 Online Quizzes

CBe-learn supervised Exams / general format

  • 1 Mid-term, (written on assigned dates) 
  • 1 Final Exam, (written on assigned dates)

Number of assessed items

  • 24 lesson assessments

Required Textbook / Novels

Novel and Film titles vary every semester; students are required to purchase/borrow their own copies of the novel and film.

  • 1 film
  • 1 novel

English 20-2 (5 credits)

  • prerequisite - ELA 10-2

Number of lessons

  • 26 lessons (not including introductions)

Readings / Essays

  • 18 Readings
  • 12 Written Responses/Essays

Media Components

  • 2 Audio Files
  • 1 Video (Film Study – students must access this outside the course)

Labs \ Simulations \ Activities

  • 1 Optional Discussion

Required Discussions

  • 3 Required Discussions

Online Quizzes / Exams

  • 6 Online Quizzes

CBe-learn supervised Exams / general format

  • 2 CBe-learn Supervised Exams including:
  • 1 Mid-Term Exam (MC / WR)
  • 1 Final Exam (MC/WR)

Number of assessed items

  • 25 Assessed Items including:
  • 6 Quizzes
  • 14 Assignments
  • 3 Self-Assessments
  • 1 Mid-term Exam
  • 1 Final Exam

Required Textbook / Novels

Novel and Film titles vary every semester; students are required to purchase/borrow their own copies of the novel and film.

  • 1 film
  • 1 novel
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