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English Language AS at The Spires College

Course description

English Language has proven a popular and enjoyable A Level at Westlands for several years. Our students have achieved great success with this subject, many of them gaining very good grades, and some going on to study English, Media or Journalism at degree level.You will be awarded a full AS Level certificate for this course. You will probably then go on to do the complete A Level in the Upper Sixth, knowing that the examinations you have already done comprise of 50% of the A Level marks.There are two units at AS Level and a further two at A2 Level. One unit at AS is coursework assessed (Creating Texts), as is one unit at A2 (Investigating Language). The other unis are examined through externally assessed examinations.English Language requires a high level of literacy. It is a highly regarded qualification for Higher Education and professions such as Journalism, Teaching, Law, Social Work, Media etc.

Entry requirements

5 GCSEs A* - C to include English Language

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact The Spires College directly.

Last updated date: 20 May 2014

Key information

  • Start date: Next September
  • Duration: 1 Year

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