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English Language A Level at Helsby High School

Course description

Why should I choose English Language ?
English Language is a subject which is highly regarded everywhere. There are many career opportunities for those of you that wish to pursue the subject at a higher level.
Students in the past have gone on to study Linguistics, Speech Therapy and English Language. An A Level in English Language would benefit you if you were considering a career in teaching, the media or journalism.

Course content

Course Overview
Component 1-Language Variation - 35% examination
Component 2-Child Language - 20% examination
Component 3-Investigating Language - 25% examination
Component 4-Crafting Language - 20% coursework

Entry requirements

  • C or above in English Language
  • Pearson Edexcel Level 3 Advanced GCE in English Language-subject to accreditation.
  • Please note this is a linear A Level, AS can no longer be offered.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Helsby High School directly.

Last updated date: 21 July 2016

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