Riccarton High School Riccarton High School

Level 2 English Language for Practical Purposes

Subject Description

Teacher in Charge: Ms J. Fry.

This class is for English Language Learners who are learning at Stage 2-3 of the English Language Learning Progressions. This is a practical course for students in Year 12 or 13 which integrates grammar, vocabulary, reading, writing and speaking. It has a strong focus on employment and being successful in everyday New Zealand situations. It is assessed through three Level 3 English Language for Practical Purposes standards, providing students with the opportunity to achieve 15 credits at Level 3.

Learning Areas:

English as an Additional Language


Level 3 English for Academic Purposes, Level 3 English Language for Practical Purposes

Career Pathways

Cook, Holiday Park Manager, Sales Representative, Accountant, Auditor, Diversional and Recreational Therapist, Actor, Actuary, Acupuncturist, Office Administrator, Finance Manager, Receptionist, Advertising Specialist, Copywriter, Sales and Marketing Manager, Survey Technician, Aeronautical Engineer, Aeroplane Pilot, Registered Nurse, Air Force Aviator