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English Literature A Level at The Quest Academy

Course description

This is a two year course based on the exploration of reading processes in an interesting and enriching way to approach literary texts. This qualification prepares students for employment in a range of fields where analytical and communication skills play a vital role. Students can progress to higher education or professional development programmes.

Course content

Year 1
Aspects of Narrative
60% of AS, 30% of A level
Four texts for study: two novels (at least one post 1990) and two poetry texts 1800 -1845.

Dramatic Genres
40% of AS, 20% of A level
At least two texts for study within dramatic genre of Comedy.
Students will produce a portfolio of written coursework.

Year 2
Texts and Genres
30% of total A level
Three texts for study including a t least one text 1300-1800
Elements of Gothic or Elements of the Pastoral will be studied.

Entry requirements

The main entry requirements are a grade 6 in English Language and a grade 6 in English Literature.

Future opportunities

At least three texts for study including one pre-released anthology of critical material. Students will produce a portfolio of written coursework.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact The Quest Academy directly.

Last updated date: 20 April 2017
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