English Literature A level at The Highcrest Academy
Studying English literature invites you to enjoy and read in depth some significant works in the three major genres of plays, poems and novels and to learn how to write well - focused academic essays on them. There will be particular concern with the contexts within which these works were written and the different interpretations to which they are open. A strong feature of the subject li es in bringing texts together through comparison
What texts will you be studying?
A Streetcar Named Desire
A Handmaid’s Tale
Poetry of the Decade
Keats, Othello, Texts in Time which is the A level coursework unit
GCSE grade 6 in English Literature and grade 6 in English Language. A grade of 4 in Mathematics is also required.
What do students studying this qualification go on to do?
How to apply
If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact The Highcrest Academy directly.