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English Language at Maiden Erlegh School

Course description

English Language encourages students to develop their interest and enjoyment in the use of English, through learning more about its structures and functions. They learn to express themselves in speech and writing with increasing competence and sophistication. By learning about the concepts and linguistic frameworks for the study of language, they are able to investigate their own and others’ use of speech and writing. English Language is a subject for those who are intrigued by written and spoken texts in all forms, and develops linguistic, analytical and investigative skills.

Entry requirements

Students should have followed GCSE courses in English and English Literature, and gained grade C or above in both. An enthusiasm for discussion and writing, and an interest in the way language is constructed for different audiences and purposes,are important attributes to bring to the course.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Maiden Erlegh School directly.

Last updated date: 30 May 2014

Key information

  • Start date: Next September
  • Duration: 2 years