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Toronto Catholic District School Board

Grade 12
 

University (ENG 4U)

This course emphasizes the consolidation of the literacy, communication, and critical and creative thinking skills necessary for success in academic and daily life. Students will analyse a range of challenging literary texts from various periods, countries, and cultures; interpret and evaluate informational and graphic texts; and create oral, written, and media texts in a variety of forms. An important focus will be on using academic language coherently and confidently, selecting the reading strategies best suited to particular texts and particular purposes for reading, and developing greater control in writing. The course is intended to prepare students for university, college, or the workplace.

 
Prerequisite: Grade 11 University (NBE 3U)
 
Sample Texts of Study:
Frankenstein, Jane Eyre, The Kite Runner, The Great Gatsby, Hamlet
 

College (ENG 4C) 

This course emphasizes the consolidation of literacy, communication, and critical and creative thinking skills necessary for success in academic and daily life. Students will analyse a variety of informational and graphic texts, as well as literary texts from various countries and cultures, and create oral, written, and media texts in a variety of forms for practical and academic purposes. An important focus will be on using language with precision and clarity and developing greater control in writing. The course is intended to prepare students for college or the workplace.

 

Prerequisite: Grade 11 College (NBE 3C)

 

Sample Texts of Study:

Pygmalion, The Glass Castle, A Raisin in the Sun

 

Workplace (ENG 4E) 

This course emphasizes the consolidation of literacy, communication, and critical and creative thinking skills necessary for success in the workplace and in daily life. Students will analyse informational, graphic, and literary texts and create oral, written, and media texts in a variety of forms for workplace-related and practical purposes. An important focus will be on using language accurately and organizing ideas and information coherently. The course is intended to prepare students for the workplace and active citizenship.

 

Prerequisite: Grade 11 Workplace or College (ENG 3E or NBE 3C)

 

Sample Texts of Study:

Go Ask Alice, A Raisin in the Sun