N5

RME N5

English National 5

National 5

N5 Curriculum

  • (Entry : National 4 English)

Consists of:

  • Creation and Production Unit
  • Analysis and Evaluation Unit
  • Added Value Unit
  • Literacy Unit (can be free-standing)

N5 EXTERNAL ASSESSMENT

70% Reading Exam

  • 1x Close Reading (1 non-fiction)     (30),
  • 1x Critical Essay      (20)
  • 1x Textual Analysis: A Scottish text (studied)    (20)

30% Writing Folio

  • 1x Creative                                              (15)
  • 1x Discursive                                         (15)

 

PROGRESSION PATHS

Skills progression

  • Listen, talk, read, and write, as appropriate to purpose, audience and context
  • understand, analyse and evaluate texts in literature, language and media
  • create and produce texts, as appropriate to purpose, audience and context
  • apply knowledge and understanding of language
  • These skills are at the heart of curriculum of every subject, but are essential in Media, Social Subjects and RMPS.
  • These skills are useful in careers such as Teaching, Law, and Journalism

 

National 5 Carol Ann Duffy texts

Havisham – poem – Havisham annotations

Anne Hathaway – poem – Anne Hathaway annotations

Mrs Midas – poem – Mrs Midas Annotated

Originally – annotated

Valentine poem – Valentine annotations

War Photographer Poem – War Photographer – annotations