If you enjoy reading, theatre and film, this could be the course for you. You’ll explore different genres and styles of text from comedy to drama, which you will analyse and assess for their cultural and historical significance.
You’ll learn how to give critique, understand the deeper meaning behind texts the impact they would have had in the time they were written. You’ll have plenty of opportunity for wider reading and to bring your own ideas and interpretations into the classroom for discussion and debate with other students.
You will study this course alongside 2 or 3 other A Levels and you will be able to select your chosen subjects when you apply online.
Start: 4th September 2019
A Level Programme (2 years)
Course code: C000450 / Q000520
A Level English Literature
To study 3 A Levels you’ll need at least 5 GCSE’s at grades 9-4 (A*-C) including GCSE English and Maths at grade 4 (C) or above.
To study 4 A Levels you’ll need at least 6 GCSE’s at grades 9-6 (A*-C) including GCSE English and Maths at grade 4 (C) or above.
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You’ll undertake examinations and non-exam assessments.
This course is a pathway to a huge range of higher education courses. The skills you’ll learn will be invaluable for essay writing, dissertations, report writing, analysis and presentations in later life.
This course can open a number of doors for you for a future career, for example: teaching, journalism, playwriting, marketing, PR and media.
Students aged 16-18 don't have to pay tuition fees. If you are aged 19 or over, check out our Financial Help page for information on fees and funding!