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English Literature A Level at Neale-Wade Academy

Course description

An A Level in Year 13

Course content

A whole range of texts across different eras and different genres. Shakespeare to Graham Greene, Sylvia Plath to John Donne.

Assessment

Throughout the year there will be written tasks assessed to A level standards. There will be a coursework folder to complete and one final exam.

Future opportunities

Absolutely anywhere! It is obviously essential to have an English A level if you wish to study any English based degree at university. It is also a good foundation for any degree with a strong written element or requiring good communication skills.

 

Jobs could include journalism, the media, advertising, law, the civil service.

 

If you are considering English at Oxford or Cambridge , this course is advised.

How to apply

You can apply for this course through UCAS Progress. Add this course to your favourites so you can start making an application.

Last updated date: 04 October 2018
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Key information

  • Start date: Next September
  • Duration: 2 years

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    • Thank you for your interest in Neale-wade Academy Sixth Form. We believe that choosing to study at Neale-Wade Academy offers you an excellent opportunity to grow, develop and succeed in your chosen studies and will be the gateway to your future career or education.
      At Neale-Wade we are proud to offer an extensive range of traditional A Levels and Applied Level 2 and 3 courses. We aim to provide a quality experience that caters for the needs of the communities we serve.
      Our curriculum allows our students to develop independent study techniques and transferable skills in an encouraging and supportive environment.
      As a testament to our determination to continually improve our results, A Level passes have risen for the last four years, with 88% of subjects achieving 100% pass rate at A2 in 2014. 97% of all A2 students achieved the required entries for their chosen university courses and students have gained places in top universities.
      In addition to the high quality teaching the academy offers excellent facilities, including a modern well equipped kitchen and common room, study spaces and a designated Post 16 IT suite.