English Language AS and A Level at Queen Elizabeth Grammar School Penrith
This course very much focuses on the analysis of language and helps students to develop their linguistic skills and knowledge. There is also a creative writing element, which provides students with the opportunity to produce and develop their own work. The main emphasis, however, is to equip students with the tools to de-construct how language is used in a variety of real life contexts.
Component 2: Language Change Over Time. Written examination: 2 hours 15 minutes. 30% of qualification. Section A: Language change over time
Component 3: Creative and Critical Use of Language. Written examination: 1 hours 45 minutes. 20% of qualification. One question from a choice of two, requiring two
Component 4: Language and Identity. Coursework: 2500-3500 words. 20% of qualification. 2500-3500 word language investigation based on the study and research of a topic related to language and identity. Learners are required to choose a topic from the following list: language and self-representation; language and gender; language and culture; or language diversity.
How to apply
If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Queen Elizabeth Grammar School Penrith directly.