Accessibility links

GCSE English Language at Nether Stowe School

Course description

The AQA GCSE English Language syllabus explores the way Media and Non-Fiction texts are presented and the ways in which language and a range of presentational features are used to create meanings. Students will study a range of texts and will be taught how to shape their own writing to suit a form, audience and purpose.


Assessment is by the following:

Examination: 2 hours 15 minutes on Media and Non-Fiction

Controlled Assessments: One reading, two creative writing, one spoken language study, three speaking and listening tasks.

Future opportunities

A qualification in English Language will be essential to secure college places and most jobs.

Further information

To find out more about this qualification, contact us, ask your Staffordshire Young People's Services Advisor or school/college careers staff.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Nether Stowe School directly.

Last updated date: 27 January 2017
Provider logo

Key information

Contact details