Navigation Menu

Electronic exams Assessment Type 3 information (green box)

This subject has an e-exam in Stage 2. See Assessment Type 3: Text Study (Part B).

Web Content Display (Global)

Web Content Display (Global)

English Literary Studies

Stage 2 Stage 2 exam

English Literary Studies helps you to develop critical thinking skills and choose and use language to communicate effectively. It could lead to a wide range of jobs such as journalist, editor, web content manager, or teacher. The subject looks at how literary texts represent culture and identity and shows the relationships between authors, audiences, and texts. You will have opportunities to exchange and develop ideas, learn to construct logical and convincing arguments, and consider a range of critical interpretations of texts.

English Literary Studies demonstrates the power of language to represent ideas, events, and people in particular ways and shows how texts can challenge or support cultural perceptions. Students who complete this subject with a C– grade or better will meet the literacy requirement of the SACE.

Pen on a pad of writing paper.

Web Content Display (Global)

Already studying English Literary Studies or need more?

Head to the teachers' area for subject outlines, assessment details, examples of student work, past exams, and more.

Asset Publisher

Announcements

  • Everyone

    In 2020, the sample e-exam for English Literary Studies featured a short film. 

    There will be no video or multimedia content in the English Literary Studies e-exam in 2021.

    Read more less
    English Literary Studies Exam