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English Literature - AS (1 year) / A2 (2 years) at Avon Valley College

Course description

This course is aimed at anyone with a love of reading and/or anyone who enjoyed their GCSE English

Literature studies.

You will study a range of poetry, plays and novels from different eras, with the chance of more independent study in the coursework units.

The type of work which you can expect to do is of a varied nature. You will certainly need to write

well-structured essays, but you will also be involved in research, discussion - often leading seminars- and note taking. Theatre trips will be arranged throughout the course.

Entry requirements

You will need five A* - C grades (including English and Mathematics) at GCSE including B grades or above in English Literature and English Language. You need to enjoy reading, have a willingness to express your own opinion and to listen to the opinion of others.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Avon Valley College directly.

Last updated date: 24 September 2014

Key information

  • Start date: Next September
  • Duration: 1-2 Years