English Literature AS Level at Driffield School
English literature enables you to develop a deep appreciation of literature. This specification encourages students to become independent and informed readers. Students will examine aspects of tragedy in drama, prose and poetry. They will study the importance of narrative and different critical approaches to a text. In the full A level they will consider political and protest writing and how texts can reflect cultural meanings.
The school requires 5 A* - C in any subjects at GCSE. Students on this course should have a curiosity about literature and a willingness to partake and involve themselves enthusiastically in their studies.
AS Unit 1: a written paper 1 hour 30 minutes looking at aspects of tragedy in Drama.
As Unit 2: a written paper 1 hour 30 minutes long looking at aspects of tragedy in prose and poetry.
How to apply
If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Driffield School directly.