Memory

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  • Posted on: 21 June 2022
  • By: StephanieMarsic
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Continuation of Laura’s T2 course.

Memories form us, but they also shift and change. They are formative, but unreliable. In this course, we'll look at the nature of memory plus two key extended texts that explore this.

This senior class is focused on preparation for the external exams, but also has an internal pathway. It can be taken at level 2 or 3.

Term 2:
External written text - 4 credits
Writing Portfolio - 6 credits
Unfamiliar texts - 4 credits

We will do:
Novel study: The Memory Police
Creative writing: memories/nostalgia/
Essay writing: Exam essays

Term 3:
External visual text - 4 credits
Connections standard - 4 credits
Unfamiliar texts - 4 credits (continued from Term 2)

We will do:
Film study: Memento
Essay writing: Exam essays