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English Literature A Level at Launceston College

Course description

Unit descriptions -
Component 1: Prose– written examination 50% of qualification
Section A: Pre-1900 prose fiction (closed book)
Section B: Post-1900 prose (closed book)
Component 2: Poetry and drama– written examination 50% of qualification
Section A: Poetry (open book, clean copy)
Section B: Drama (closed book focussing on one play)

Future opportunities

We have been fortunate to organise trips in the past (for example, to Plymouth Theatre Royal). Trips like this incur a charge of around £18-£20.

Further information

Equipment required – We would encourage all students to buy their own copies of texts studied. You will be required to bring a folder with dividers to the first lesson.

How to apply

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

Last updated date: 01 November 2017

Key information

  • Start date: Next September
  • Duration: 1-2 years