English 12 Course

Online English 12 Course

Take an accredited high school English 12 course entirely online. Get started today for only $225!

Northgate Academy’s English 12 course takes students on a chronological journey through English Literature, from the Anglo-Saxon period with “Beowulf” to the modernism of “Pygmalion” in the Twentieth Century. This course covers key literary figures such as Geoffrey Chaucer, Christopher Marlowe, Daniel Defoe, and Elizabeth Barrett Browning, among others. Students explore various literary devices and forms, including the lyric and epic poem, allegory, and both Romantic and Victorian poetry, enriching their understanding and appreciation of English literature’s vast landscape.

The course is structured to enable students to read, analyze, and appreciate landmark works of English literature. By engaging with a variety of genres, students learn to identify literary devices, understand material through quizzes and written assignments, and prepare for a final exam that encapsulates their learning. The curriculum spans the evolution of English literature across eight units, from the earliest written forms to contemporary works, providing a comprehensive overview of the literary traditions that have shaped English-speaking cultures.

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High School English 12 Course Syllabus

This course anthology presents a chronological study of English Literature. Journey from the Anglo-Saxon Period with Beowulf to Pygmalion in the Twentieth Century. English Literature includes works from famous authors such as Geoffrey Chaucer, Christopher Marlowe, Daniel Defoe, Elizabeth Barrett Browning, and many more. The student will learn about literary devices such as the aside, comic relief, the kenning, the ode, the rondeau; and different literary forms such as the lyric and epic poem, the allegory, and Romantic and Victorian poetry.

Textbook:English Literature (A Beka – Code 202282)

Course Objectives:

Throughout the course, you will meet the following goals:

  • Read famous works of English Literature and learn to analyze and appreciate them.
  • Show understanding of material through written assignments, quizzes, and final exam.
Semester A
Unit 1 – The Anglo-Saxon Period
Unit 2 – The Medieval Period
Unit 3 – The Elizabethan Period
Unit 4 – The Age of the Puritans
Semester B
Unit 5 – The Restoration and the Eighteenth Century
Unit 6 – The Romantic Age
Unit 7 – The Victorian Era
Unit 8 – The Twentieth Century

Grading Scale

A = 90-100%
B = 80-89%
C = 70-79%
D = 60-69%
F = under 59%

Grade Weighting

Unit Quizzes……………………35%
Written Assignments………..35%
Mid-Term/Final Exams……..30%
Total……………………………………100%

Affordable Monthly Payments

Standard high school courses are priced at an affordable $225 each. This cost-effective rate makes quality accredited education available for everyone.

Getting Started At Northgate Academy Is Easy!

Step 1: Begin The Enrollment Process

Interested students 14 years or older can enroll online and start immediately.

Click the enroll now button below or in the top right corner of our website to head to our Student Information System, called Learn Stage. 

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Step 2: Create Your Learn Stage Account

Next, you'll be asked to create your student account. This starts by entering a valid email address and choosing a secure password. Next, you'll enter essential information, such as your full name, address, and date of birth. On the last page, you will choose your security question. 

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Step 3: Submit Payment

Single course options at Northgate Academy are priced at an affordable $225 each. This gives students the flexibility needed to make our programs work for them.

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Step 4: You're Ready To Start!

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Online English 12 Course

Take an accredited high school English 12 course entirely online. Get started today for only $225!