Try these SMART guides and shortcuts to help you succeed in the Area of Study – “Belonging and not belonging”
The Area of Study is completed by all HSC students – both Advanced and Standard English students.
In the exam, you will be required to:
- Analyse and explain ideas about belonging (and not belonging) from several unseen texts
- Compose your own imaginative text which shows your ideas and attitudes about belonging (and not belonging)
- Write an extended response (most likely an essay) which shows your analysis of “belonging and not belonging” in the prescribed text and at least 2 texts of your own choosing.
The links on this page will help you succeed in all 3 sections of the HSC English Paper 1