English Literature KS5

This A Level will encourage you to develop your interest in and enjoyment of a broad range of English literature. You will apply your knowledge of literary analysis and evaluation to engage critically and creatively with both set texts and others of your own choosing.

What qualification will you gain?

OCR AS/A Level English Literature

What does the course consist of?

The study of poetry, drama and novels from throughout history. This includes the study of Shakespeare and romantic poetry as well as modern and contemporary texts. 

The coursework consists of choosing your own book to study and compare to a class taught text. This takes the form of an independent project.

How will you be assessed?

There are two exams at the end of Year 13 and one piece of coursework. 

What can you go on to do?

English Literature is a subject that helps access to Russell Group universities due to its highly academic nature. The study of English Literature will support any academic career path.

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