English Language & Literature (A Level) at Minsthorpe Community College, A Specialist Science College
Designed with a focus on the integration of language and literature, this specification enables students to see how linguistic and literary methods are related and to explore these links in their work. Offering clear skills progression from GCSE, this course allows students to build on the skills and knowledge already gained and prepare for their next steps.
Min 5 in both English Language & Literature + 3 other Grade 9-4 or A*-C GCSEs
20% Non Exam Assessment (Coursework) and 80% Examination
The variety of assessment styles used, such as re-creative writing, commentary writing, discursive essays and research-based investigative writing, allows students to develop a wide range of skills. These include the ability to read critically, analyse, evaluate and undertake independent research, which are invaluable for both further study and future employment.
Students will be expected to complete regular homework, attend revision sessions and complete additional reading outside of lesson times.
How to apply
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