English Language A Level at JOSEPH LECKIE ACADEMY
The qualification is linear & introduces students to methods of language analysis, exploring concepts of audience, purpose, genre, mode & representation.
Language, diversity, change & language in action
Minimum of 5 A* -C grades / grade 5 (new grading structure) at GCSE or equivalent with English & Maths. Grade B or equivalent in your chosen study subject is preferred.
3 x units of study:
Unit 1 - Language, the Individual & Society - written exam 2.5 hrs - 40% weighting
Unit 2 - Language, Diversity & Change - written exam 2.5 hrs - 40% weighting
Unit 3 - non-exam assessment focuses on Language in Action - students produce a language investigation (2,000 words excluding data) - piece of original writing & commentary (1500 words) - assessed by teachers & moderated by AQA.
Final unit 20% weighting
Media Graphic Design Author
Journalism Consultancy Publishing
Teaching Marketing Proof Reading
Directing/Film Making Design Interpreter
Production Advertising Management
‘A’-level English would complement advanced level qualifications including Biology,
Chemistry, Modern Foreign Language, History, Mathematics and Physics.
How to apply
If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact JOSEPH LECKIE ACADEMY directly.