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English Literature

Course Information

Title: English Literature

Type: A Level

Entry Requirements:Standard entry requirements plus a minimum of a 6 in GCSE English or GCSE English literature.

Course Length: 2 Years

Guide to A-Level English Literature


This course will allow you to develop your interest in and appreciation of English literature through learning how to analyse and respond to prose, poetry, drama and critical texts. The texts come from both older and contemporary literature.

You will develop your ability to respond to texts using a wide vocabulary of literary terms; you are encouraged to explore the works of authors who interest you.


You will be assessed by examination and coursework.

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