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English Literature at Outwood Academy Valley

Course description

English literature offers a genre based approach to texts; the emphasis is on the shared characteristics of groups of texts so, for example, in what ways might a story be considered tragic, or what are the main features shared by all in Gothic texts. In this way the student will develop an understanding of a wider range of reading as well as developing their own reading preferences. Students will also be introduced to a wide range of different critical approaches to their reading.

Entry requirements

As a guide, the minimum entry requirement is 5A*-C grades at GCSE or equivalent.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Outwood Academy Valley directly.

Last updated date: 03 June 2014

Key information

  • Start date: Next September
  • Duration: 1-2 Years