On this course you will read and analyse literary, non-literary and spoken language texts and learn to produce writing of a particular style, voice and register. You will examine all three genres of prose, poetry and drama to consider variations and connections between texts in different forms.
Unit 1: Telling Stories
Unit 2: Exploring Conflict
Unit 3: Making Connections
These A levels are will be assessed by 2 examinations and a coursework folder of investigative (English Language) and analytical work.
A level English courses form excellent preparation for any one of the wide variety of English courses available in higher education. English literature in particular is considered a ‘facilitating subject’ by Russell Group universities. English is useful for career paths including journalism, law, publishing, the civil service, politics and teaching.
In addition to our Programme Entry Requirements, applicants must also meet specific Course Entry Requirements:
Grade 5 in English Language and Grade 5 English Literature