What It’s Like To Study English At York

The broad exposure to several durations of literature makes you find interests in subjects you never ever engaged with before. For me, post-colonialism was my newfound love.

Flexibility, versatility, versatility!

Something I didn't expect was just how much versatility the English department offers us. Studying English at York is awesome because the course offers you a great deal of independence to direct your research studies.

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Naplan Testing Does More Harm Than Good

The suite of tests that comprise NAPLAN, administered in Years 3, 5, 7 and 9, are planned to measure three things: first, how private students are performing; 2nd, the extent to which nationwide literacy and numeracy criteria are being accomplished at each school; and third, how well curricula are working in Australian schools.

7 years of NAPLAN testing have actually produced combined outcomes.

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