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Stamoplysninger til brug ved prøver til gymnasiale uddannelser
Termin(er) 2018/19 - 2020/21
Institution Esbjerg Gymnasium
Fag og niveau Engelsk A
Lærer(e) Helene Jørgensen, Jacob Spangsberg Day
Hold 2018 EN/b (1b EN-s, 1b EN-s-skr på klassen, 2b EN-s, skr indeholdt i 2b EN-s, 3b EN-s, skr indeholdt i 3b EN-s)

Oversigt over gennemførte forløb
Titel A Growing Up
Titel B Crime and Punishment
Titel C Multicultural Britain
Titel D Mental Health
Titel E Love Marriage and What Follows
Titel F Ireland: Past and Present
Titel G Shakespeare: more about Love.... and tragedy
Titel H Food and Health
Titel I Global English

Beskrivelse af de enkelte forløb (1 skema for hvert forløb)
Titel A Growing Up

Temaer og emner vi berørte, inkluderer:

Bullying, loss of innocence, finding one’s identity, father/son relationship, cry for help, attention seeking, adolescence, puberty, self-esteem, confidence, shyness, divorce, parenting, step-parents, belonging, self-worth, exams, sex, alcohol, friend-ship, family, Nature/ Nurture, conflict, change

Kernestof:

Text: Indian Camp by Ernest Hemingway (1921)
Text: Clara’s Day by P Lively (fra Entrance)
Text: 'The Shining Mountain' af Alison Fell
Text: 'The Sin Bin or Lucy's Heart' af af Lucy Cross
Text: Son of Satan by Charles Bukowski
Film: Girlfight af Karyn Kusama, 2000
Film: This is England by Shane Meadows 2006

Sideantal: 59

Indhold
Kernestof:
Omfang Estimeret: 20,00 moduler
Dækker over: 23 moduler
Særlige fokuspunkter
Væsentligste arbejdsformer
Titel B Crime and Punishment

Temaer og emner vi berørte, inkluderer:

Categorising crime (car, burglary, robbery, rape, domestic violence, fraud, gangs, murder, manslaughter, alcohol or drug related)
Is there a criminal in all of us?
Why do people commit crime?
Capital punishment, corporal punishment, rehabilitation, juvenile crime, vio-lence, terror, revenge, threats.
Should the punishment fit the crime?
Can the punishment always fit the crime?
Attitudes to punishment in different countries.

Kernestof:

Text: The Hostage by Andrew Vachss (1990)
Text: Lamb to the Slaughter by Roald Dahl (1953)
Text: A Time to Kill (abridged excerpt) by John Grisham (1989)
Text: My Sons on Death Row, by Kevin O’Sullivan (1991 – The Lift
Novel: Stone Cold by Devon Monk (2014)
Novel: A Study in Scarlet by Arthur Conan Doyle (1888)
Film: A Time to Kill
FIlm: Dead Man Walking

Sideantal: 218
Indhold
Kernestof:
Omfang Estimeret: 15,00 moduler
Dækker over: 11 moduler
Særlige fokuspunkter
Væsentligste arbejdsformer
Titel C Multicultural Britain

Temaer og emner berørte, inkluderer:
An introduction to Race, Religion and Racism: Sikh, Hindu, Kurds, Muslims (Shia and Shari), Protestants, Catholics, Jews,  

Identity, Culture, Feeling estranged, Not belonging, Prejudices, Arranged marriages, West vs. East, Us vs. Them, Integration, Family, Illegal workforce, History of immigration, reasons for immigrating, immigrants through generations.

Kernestof:
Text: You Can’t Go Home Again by Tariq Ramadan (2001)
Text: The Truth about Multicultural Britain by Sunder Katwala, The Observer (2001)
Text: My Son the Fanatic by Hanif Kureishi (1997)
Text: Long nights, low pay and no play by Burhan Wazir (2002)
Text: Dusk Over Atlantic Wharf by Susmita Bhattacharya (2006)
Documentary: Things that We Won’t Say About race That Are True (Channel 4 Documentary March 2015) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tLxhutdnFNU
Film: East is East

Sideantal: 47

Indhold
Kernestof:
Omfang Estimeret: 25,00 moduler
Dækker over: 26 moduler
Særlige fokuspunkter
Væsentligste arbejdsformer
Titel D Mental Health

Why do people suffer from Mental Health issues? What are the different types of Mental Health issues? Are Mental Health problems on the increase?

Kernestof:
Clarke Carlisle: Lorry driver who hit former footballer during failed suicide attempt refuses to speak to him. The Independent by Jenn Selby (May 2015)
The Bell Jar by Sylvia Plath (1963)
The timely and tragic lessons to be learned from celebrity suicides by Andre Picard, June 8th 2018 The Globe and Mail
https://www.theglobeandmail.com/canada/article-the-timely-and-tragic-lessons-to-be-learned-from-celebrity-suicides/
Readin, Ritin and Ritalin by Arthur Allen (1997)
All the Madmen by David Bowie (1970)
Gabby You're so Skinny by Kimberley Kirberger

Film: Girl Interrupted

Sideantal: 45
Indhold
Kernestof:

Supplerende stof:
Omfang Estimeret: 23,00 moduler
Dækker over: 26 moduler
Særlige fokuspunkter
Væsentligste arbejdsformer
Titel E Love Marriage and What Follows

Temaer og emner vi berørte, inkluderer:

"Honeymoon period", excitement, reality, faults, bitterness, compromise, change, wants, children, divorce, separation, parenting, affairs, phases, happiness, sadness, age-difference, "opposites attract", desire, lust, "growing apart", soul-mate, "the excitement of the chase", "playing hard to get", jealousy, control, cruelty, expecta-tions,  family, "Keeping up with the Jones's /appearances.", courting, dating, pres-sure, modern society, social networks, mid-life crisis, ageing


Text: The Girls in Their Summer Dresses by Irwin Shaw (fra The Lucid Eye, 1939)    
Text: Call If You Need Me by Raymond Carver (2000)
Text: On The Way Up To Heaven by Roald Dahl (Novellas, Watts & An-dersen, Gyldendal 1977)
Text: Aren’t You Happy for Me by Richard Bausch
Film: Silver Linings Playbook

Sideantal: 46

Supplerende:

Indhold
Kernestof:
Omfang Estimeret: 20,00 moduler
Dækker over: 19 moduler
Særlige fokuspunkter
Væsentligste arbejdsformer
Titel F Ireland: Past and Present

Temaer og emner vi berørte, inkluderer:
War, terror, revenge, hatred, threats, gangs, murder, violence, terror, peace, under-standing, "eye-for-an-eye", love, peace, jealousy, suspicious, empire, colonialism, famine, civil war, allegiance, republican, nationalist, democracy, independence, protestant, catholic, bombings, loyalists, american sympathisers, hunger strikes, upbringing, education, tolerance, indoctrinate, religion, ceasefire, truce, Orangemen, traitor, bigotry, segregation, sectarianism, army, alienated, tension, united, divided

Kernestof:
Text: Fra Contexts: M. Conlon-McKenna: Good Girl, pp. 68 -75 ( 2001) - short story
Text : Belfast Protests Leaving Scars on Schoolchildren by Brian Lavery (2005)
Only the Rivers Run Free by Eileen Fairweather
Northern Ireland Still Divided by Peace Walls  20 years after the conflict https://www.pri.org/stories/2020-01-14/northern-ireland-still-divided-peace-walls-20-years-after-conflict
Film:71’
Film: The Wind That Shakes the Barley
Film: Sunday Bloody Sunday

Sideantal: 58

Supplerende stof
A Short History of Ireland https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lgA05KB1UeE
Why Ireland Split into the Republic of Ireland and Northern Ireland https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dCJMQgfHXNI
Northern Ireland: Violence Breaks Out as March Goes Ahead https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ChCwZneRKPo
IRA kill two soldiers in Belfast
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PIVvKkqHoH8
Zombie by The Cranberries
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6Ejga4kJUts
Sunday Bloody Sunday by U2 – video shows footage from the film Sunday Blood Sunday
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Yv5U0A10hrI
Indhold
Kernestof:
Omfang Estimeret: 20,00 moduler
Dækker over: 22 moduler
Særlige fokuspunkter
Væsentligste arbejdsformer
Titel G Shakespeare: more about Love.... and tragedy

Temaer og emner vi berørte, inkluderer:
Kærlighedstemaet, tragedie, fokus på Shakespeare’s særlige litterære og sproglige karaktertræk, Shakespeare i en historisk ramme

Kernestof  

Shakespeare, William.  Romeo and Juliet CGP, 2012
- Prologue
- Act 1, scene 3, lines 1 - 63
- Act 1, scene 5, lines 92 - 145
- Act 2, scene 2, lines 1 - 189
- Act 5, scene 3, lines 74 - 170
Film: Romeo and Juliet (Baz Luhrmann, 1996). Der har i den forbindelse kun været samtalet om de scener, som har været læst og gennemgået i undervisningen.
Film: BBC retold series: Macbeth https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9z-baD9r7ak
Sonnet 18
Sonnet 130
Macbeth’s soliloquy (Act 2, scene 1)


Sideantal: 40


Supplerende stof

GCSE Romeo and Juliet. The Text Guide. CGP, 2012.
pp. 1 – 8 & Characters & William Shakespeare’s Romeo and Juliet (cartoon)
Indhold
Kernestof:

Supplerende stof:
Omfang Estimeret: 20,00 moduler
Dækker over: 18 moduler
Særlige fokuspunkter
Væsentligste arbejdsformer
Titel H Food and Health

Temaer og emner vi berørte, inkluderer:

Eating disorders , Anorexia,  Dieting - balanced eating and fads, Obesity, snacking, sociey - two working parents (busy lifestyles), processed foods, magazine/ TV pressure - paradox of food adverts and "how you should look", plastic surgery - and the morals/ethics surrounding it, exercise, happiness and acceptance of differences, binge drinking and eating, alcohol, smoking, fat epidemic.

Kimberly Kirberger: “Gabby, You’re Sooo Skinny” (1997) from Looking for America
Wendy Vukosa: “As 14m Africans face death by starvation…”  and  “… fast-food giant are sued for ‘making people fat’ (2002) from Contexts.
Jo Revill “Kids get green light to plug junk food” (2002) (Contexts)
J. Miller: Circus Lady (Born in the USA, 1984)
Film: Fast Food Nation

Sideantal: 42
Indhold
Kernestof:

Supplerende stof:
Omfang Estimeret: 16,00 moduler
Dækker over: 32 moduler
Særlige fokuspunkter
Væsentligste arbejdsformer
Titel I Global English

Temaer og emner vi berørte, inkluderer:

Establishment, exploitation, acquisition, expansion, territory, inequality, indigenous, European, power, relationships, Colonialists, trade restrictions, power, Ghandi, Mandela, Native Indians, Maori’s, Aborigine’s, Persecution, Empire, slavery, Apart-heid, Persecution


Text: Tell Freedom by Peter Abrahams (1954)
Text: Pink by Judith Thompson
Text: Just Like That by Michael Richards
Text: Pig Sticker by Ann French
Text: Wasteland by Alan Paton
Film: Mandela - long walk to Freedom
Film: Slumdog Millionaire

Sideantal: 62
Indhold
Kernestof:
Omfang Estimeret: 10,00 moduler
Dækker over: 8 moduler
Særlige fokuspunkter
Væsentligste arbejdsformer