A level English Language & Literature

  • Course type: A level
  • Awarding/exam body: Edexcel


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.

  • Course units...

    Unit 1: Voices In Speech and Writing

    Unit 2: Varieties In Language and Literature

    Unit 3: Investigating and creating texts

  • Course assessment...

    The AS will be assessed in two examinations.

    The linear A level will be assessed in two examinations and a coursework folder of creative and analytical work.

  • This course can lead to...

    The A level English Language & Literature course offers an excellent preparation for any one of the very wide range of English courses available in higher education.

  • Entry requirements...

    In addition to our Programme Entry Requirements, applicants must also meet specific Course Entry Requirements:

    Grade B in English Language and Grade B in English Literature.

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