English Language A/S at Queensbury School
AS Level courses based on this specification should encourage candidates to:
- develop and apply their understanding of the concepts and methods appropriate for the analysis and study of language;
- undertake independent investigation of work related to language in use;
- engage creatively and independently with a varied programme for the study of English from the past to the present day;
- develop their skills as producers and interpreters of language.
The relative percentage weighting of this unit within the qualifications is 60.00%
The relative percentage weighting of this unit within the qualifications is 40.00%
At least 5A* to C at GCSE including English Language Grade B or above.
- Written Examination
All AS units are assessed through independent assessment. Holistic assessment is addressed within A2 units.
This qualification may form part of the entry requirements for progression to higher education or employment. Students may progres to the full A level in this subject from this qualification.
Contact Ms Khan or one of the A Level English teachers for further information.
How to apply
If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Queensbury School directly.