English Literature A2 level at Aylesbury College
In this course, there will be opportunities to explore language use within a specific field. You are encouraged to explore language use within specific contexts with which you are familiar or have an interest. Recent studies have focused on speech development in children, rhetorical devices in President Obama’s recent speeches and the specific language use in Air Traffic Control.
You will study the development of the English Language from Old English in the fourth century to Late Modern English and the development of speech by young children and how we all acquire the ability to use language.
Example modules Language Investigation Language Development
Minimum grade D or above in AS-Level English Literature.
You will carry out coursework throughout the course and sit a final examination.
This course carries UCAS points for progression to university.
There are a number of industries that you will be able to consider. These include Media, Primary and Secondary Teaching and Journalism.
There will be 2 classes every week, lasting 2 hours each, plus additional study as directed by the course leader (up to four hours each week).
How to apply
If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Aylesbury College directly.