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English Literature A-Level at Windsor High School and Sixth Form

Course description

This AS/A Level Literature course encourages students to develop an interest in and enjoyment of English Literature, through reading widely, critically and independently, across centuries, genre and gender, through the experience of an extensive range of views about texts and how to read them.

This specification offers the opportunity to experience Literature at its best through its clear philosophy of reading and meaning. It encourages independent reading of literary texts through a course of wide and close reading. It enables students to synthesise knowledge, understanding and skills of the course allowing them to connect and compare a wide range of whole texts and extracts.

Entry requirements

Students need to demonstrate evidence of a positive, self-motivated approach to learning and a minimum of 5 GCSEs at grade C or above in five different subject areas (including English and Maths).

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Windsor High School and Sixth Form directly.

Last updated date: 16 June 2015

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