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September 2020
2 Years
Course code ALELLD1LC

English Language and Literature, A Level

What will I do on this course?

This course will allow you to explore many examples of prose along with different readers and audiences. You will do your own writing and study literary texts, including Shakespeare.

Group discussion forms a large part of this course, and you will have plenty of scope for your own creative work. You will also explore how writers adapt their style to suit their particular audience, the different ways we use language when we talk and when we write, how writers create voices, how the development of internet technologies is affecting language usage and much more.

How will I be assessed?

Exams (80%) and coursework (20%) in your second year.

What could I do after this course?

This course can help you get on to a wide range of university courses, including English, creative writing, journalism, politics and history.


Entry Requirements

Five GCSEs at grade 9-4, including English and maths.

Course Level

Level 3

Category & Subject Area

A Levels Courses for 16 to 18-year-olds

Location

Loxton campus

iAn interview is required for this course.

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Naomi Race

“The college has opened up a load of new experiences and enabled me to try new things”

Former school: Broadoak

A Levels: Psychology, sociology and English

What next? Naomi achieved three As and will progress to study English and sociology at Leeds University.

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