Component: Experience Through Language

Question 1

Paper 2 Section I Question 1 - 2002 HSC

Analyse the ways stories are told, referring to at least two of: uses and conventions of narrative; the ways in which elements of narration promote involvement; how narrative reveals relationships.

Question 2

Paper 2 Section I Question 2 - 2002 HSC

Analyse the use of dialogue referring to at least two of: uses and conventions of dialogue; the interpersonal nature of dialogue; how dialogue reveals relationships.

Component: Language Study within an Area of Study

Question 1

Paper 1 Section I Question 1 - 2002 HSC

Read three texts: a magazine article; a website page; and reviews and facts about a film. Answer questions about the content; purpose; language, images and layout. Write a letter to the editor of a newspaper on the increasing popularity of adventure activities.

Question 2

Paper 1 Section II Question 2 - 2002 HSC

Explain the ways perspectives are shaped by the composers.

Component: Listening

Question 1-7

Listening Section I Question 1-7 - 2002 HSC

Listen to a radio program and answer questions about: content; purpose; opinions expressed; reason for the interviews; a sound effect; a language feature; analysis of audience engagement.

Component: Texts and Society

Question 3

Paper 2 Section II Question 3 - 2002 HSC

Write a letter from the Coordinator of Youth Activities at Big Mountain Ski Resort to Excursion Coordinators in high schools. The purpose of your letter is to attract school groups to your resort.