English Literature A level at Sutton Community Academy
Studying A Level English Literature at Sutton Community Academy will encourage you to develop your interest and enjoyment of the written word. By reading widely, and critically, across centuries, gender and genre, you will develop as an independent reader and critic.
You will be taught to critically analyse a text according to its historical and cultural period and, as well as enjoying great works, you’ll develop keen powers of analysis and an understanding of literature in all its forms.
During the A’ Level course you will be introduced to a range of novels, critical theory, poetry and drama.
It is expected that you will have completed the Higher paper in GCSE Literature and gained a grade B or above.
Many students decide to continue their study of English Literature at university. This A Level can also be used to gain access to a Degree in history, creative writing, politics, media and communications or journalism.
The skills taught on this course will equip you with the knowledge necessary for a working life in teaching, publishing, the media, social work, law and the public sector (defence, education or social security).
How to apply
If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Sutton Community Academy directly.