What will I be studying?
The way language operates in society, the way we use it, the way people interact as well as the language of children and how language has changed over time.
What does this subject involve?
Careful analysis of written and spoken language. You will produce a coursework folder of your own creative writing at AS level and an investigation into some aspect of language which interests you at A2 level.
What skills or qualities will I need?
You will need to be:
Interested in the way language works.
You will also need to have excellent analytical skills.
GCSE Enblish Language A* - C
Journalism/writing, broadcasting, speech and language therapy, working with children. As language is all around us, it will be useful for almost anything!