English Language and Literature AS level at Shoeburyness High School
You will study a variety of non-fiction and literary texts, analysing how writers convey their attitudes, values and ideas. You will learn how spoken voices are formed and written voices are created in non-literary and digital texts. You will also learn how to write in a range of styles for specific purposes.
You must have a C grade in English Language.
What’s in the exam?
AS Unit 1: Section A- one text transformation response to one text from Voices in Speech and Writing: An Anthology Section B- one comparative essay question on one unseen extract selected from 20th or 21st century texts and one text from the anthology. (1h 30m)
AS Unit 2: Section A- one essay question based on an extract from a chosen prose fiction anchor text Section B- one essay question based on the study of the other text selected from a chosen theme. (1h 30m)
An A-level in English Language and Literature can lead to entry on a variety of Further and Higher education courses.
How to apply
If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Shoeburyness High School directly.