English Language AS A2 at Thomas Becket Catholic School
Students will need to have gained 5 or more GCSEs at a grade C or above. This must include a grade B for English Language GCSE.
Reading for meaning
Analytical and interpretive skills
This course is suitable for almost any degree at University
The course outline (including coursework/exam):
Unit 1 will focus on three specific social contexts;
Language and power
Language and gender
Language and technology.
Unit 2 is a coursework unit in which you will develop your language skills by writing in different genres for different audiences and purposes. You will reflect and comment on your own writing in order to develop as conscious writers who understand and can account for the language choices you make.
A2 - In unit three you will study child language acquisition and language change.
Unit 4 will be a language investigation of your own choice. This will enable you to benefit from independent
study, collecting date and evaluating your own finding
How to apply
If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Thomas Becket Catholic School directly.