Welcome to Stage 2 English as a Second Language
In Stage 2 English as a Second Language is a 20‑credit subject in the south Australian Certificate of education. Students increase their confidence and competence as users of English, developing skills as critical readers, viewers, listeners, speakers, and writers. They learn to use language that is appropriate for cultural and situational contexts, controlling the structures and features of English. Students also develop an understanding of a variety of texts.
Students develop their understanding and proficiency in the use of the English language as they build on the skills they have in their first language. This process helps them to develop skills in reflecting and commenting on the ways in which cultural meanings are expressed in texts.
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