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A Level English Literature

Languages, Literature and Culture

Languages, Literature and Culture
Languages, Literature and Culture
We are only accepting one application per candidate.

What will you be working towards?

Code SS14
Qualification Type GCE A/AS Level or Equivalent
Qualification Level Level 3
Course type Full Time


A-Level English Literature AQA. This course encourages students to develop their interest in and enjoyment of English Literature through reading a variety of texts, critically and independently, across centuries, genre and gender and through experience of an extensive range of views about texts and how to read them.


Unit 1 : Literary Genres

Unit 2 : Texts and genres: Political and Social writing

Non-exam assessment: Theory and independence

Study of two texts: one poetry and one prose text chosen by the student, informed by study of the Critical Anthology.



How will it be delivered?


The A Level will assess ALL content from both years of the course and will be examined by two 2 hour papers in June of the second year of study and a non-exam assessment. Continuous assessment will be used to inform the students progression in both years.


Entry requirements

Grade 5 or above in GCSE English Language and English Literature


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