English Language A level at Wadham School
Students suited to this course will have an enquiring mind, attention to detail, the ability to be creative, a critical eye, perseverance and good organisational skills.
One of your 5+ A*-C passes at GCSE should be in English.
Exam Board - OCR
The A-Level course comprises of two papers and a piece of coursework:
Paper 1: Exploring Language, 40%
Paper 2: Dimensions of Linguistic Variation, 40%
Coursework: Independent Language Research, 20% An AS-Level one year course is designed to be co-teachable alongside the two year course.
Many careers can be accessed using A-Level English Language. Career opportunities could include being a journalist, screenwriter, editor and teacher. The media and publishing are fruitful areas of employment.
How to apply
If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Wadham School directly.