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English Literature A level at Hedingham School and Sixth Form

Course description

This course builds on the skills you developed at GCSE by engaging creatively and critically with a wide range of texts and discourses. It will help you to develop your autonomy as a reader and as a critic of a wide range of literature, both classic and modern. In addition, this course prepares you for any other university course that demands the ability to argue and defend a point of view, to be open-minded and to use inference and deduction.

Entry requirements

GCSE level 5, preferably a Level 6, in English Literature and English Language, level 5 Maths plus three other A*-C passes.

Future opportunities

This course would go well with Drama and Theatre Studies, Media Studies, Sociology, History, Philosophy and any subject that requires higher level communication skills. English Literature is useful for careers in Law, Business, the Media, Teaching and Journalism. In all careers, of course, the ability to communicate effectively is essential.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Hedingham School and Sixth Form directly.

Last updated date: 02 November 2017
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