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A Level: English Literature at Bosworth Academy

Course description

Prose, poetry and drama texts both old and modern. Develop analytical skills and your use of technical language through your own close reading, as well as appreciating the interpretations of other critics and audiences. Through wider reading and genre analysis you will explore connections and comparisons between different texts. Learn how context influences authors and audiences in the creation of your response to different kinds of texts.

Entry requirements

Grade 6 or above in both GCSE English Language and GCSE English Literature.



AS – Exam at the end of the first year and an analytical comparature essay ad exam in the second year

Future opportunities

You could take this course with other advanced level courses or equivalent to prepare for higher education in English studies or more general higher education courses. With further training, you could go into a job related to English Literature such as a Teacher, Journalist, Author or Poet. The course will also help you develop the skills, understanding and knowledge that many employers across lots of industries are looking for.

How to apply

You can apply for this course through UCAS Progress. Add this course to your favourites so you can start making an application.

Last updated date: 22 September 2017
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