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English Literature AS Level at The Belvedere Academy 6th Form

Course description

Component 1: Drama texts: Literary genres: aspects of tragedy (50% of AS) - girls will study a Shakespeare play (Othello) and a drama text (Death of a Salesman)
 
Component 2: Poetry/prose texts: literary genres: aspects of tragedy (50% of AS) - girls will study The Great Gatsby and a collection of poetry by John Keats
 
Theory and Independence: Study of two texts one poetry and one prose text, informed by study of the Critical Anthology 
 

Entry requirements

B Grade in GCSE English Language

Assessment

Paper 1

Drama texts: aspects of tragedy - Othello and Death of a Salesman

1hr 30m closed book exam, 50 marks, 50% of qualification

Paper 2

Poetry/Prose texts - The Great Gatsby and John Keats poetry collection

1hr 30m open book exam, 50 marks, 50% of qualification

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact The Belvedere Academy 6th Form directly.

Last updated date: 20 October 2016

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