English Language GCSE at Handsworth Wood Girls' Academy
This course allows students to demonstrate their ability to use English in real life contexts. Students focus on investigative and analytical approaches to languge, themes and issues presented in a range of genres. Moreover, they make apt comments based on personal experience. Students will learn to listen and speak confidently, in a range of contexts. They will also learn to write imaginatively and persuasively, by experimenting with language, to create texts that are fiting to audience, purpose and format. Students are introduced to the analysis of spoken language; they learn to investigate how spoken language works to persuade and inform others of a particular viewpoint.
? This course is for students who have not achieved GCSE English Language at grade ‘C’ or above. This is an essential qualification for students wishing to achieve employment or who wish to study at FE or University.
GCSE is an essential qualification for progression to employment, further education and university. GCSE English Language specifically provides a route to progress to A-Level studies.
How to apply
If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Handsworth Wood Girls' Academy directly.