Six GCSEs 9-4, two from English, Maths OR Science
Two at least grade 6
Specific requirements for English Literature:
At least a grade 5 in both English Language and English Literature GCSE is highly recommended.
A Level English Literature is for students who enjoy reading and discussing novels, poetry and plays. You will study texts from across a wide time period and in many different genres, from Chaucer to the modern day.
Poetry Section A: Chaucer’s The Merchant’s Tale
Poetry Section B: The poetry of Philip Larkin and Carol Ann Duffy
Drama Section A: Shakespeare.
Drama Section B: A Streetcar Named Desire and The Duchess of Malfi
Unseen Prose and Poetry
Coursework on pre and post 2000 novels.
You will develop your analytical skills via class discussions, presentations and essay writing. You will develop a close eye for selecting detailed evidence and producing a well-informed argument.
The world is your oyster! Anything from teaching, the creative arts, marketing, journalism, science, writing and many more.
I really enjoyed the course. The Texts are really interesting and there is lots of support from the teachers
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