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English (GCSE) at St Columba's Catholic Boys' School

Course description

ENGLISH WRITTEN PAPER 1 30% (1 hour 45mins) Section A: Multi-part questions on reading of unseen non-fiction and media texts. Section B: A choice of one from three or more questions testing writing which seeks to argue, persuade or advise. WRITTEN PAPER 2 30% (1 hour 30mins) Section A: Choice of 1 from 2 questions based on a cluster of poetry drawn from different cultures and traditions in the AQA Anthology. Section B: A choice of one from three or more questions testing writing which seeks to inform, explain or describe. COURSEWORK 40% Speaking & listening 20% Reading: Shakespeare 5%, Prose study 5%, Writing: Media 5%, Original Writing 5%

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Last updated date: 20 May 2014
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