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English Literature at English Martyrs School and Sixth Form College

Course description

At AS level the following units are covered: - LITB1: Aspects of Narrative
The overall aim of this unit is to introduce
you to the central position of narrative in
connection to the way literary texts work. - LITB2: Dramatic Genres
You will study two plays that are in the genre
of comedy: one will be a Shakespeare play
and the other a piece of modern drama.
At A2 level the following units are covered: - LITB3: Texts and Genres
In this unit you will develop your ideas based
around the significance of genre focusing
specifically on elements of the Gothic genre. - LITB4: Further and Independent Reading
You will study a wide range of texts for
different purposes. One area will focus on
critical theory and the second area will
focus on looking at two texts which you will
compare and contrast.

Entry requirements

In order to be considered for this course you must have a grade B at GCSE level in both English and English Literature.

How to apply

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

Last updated date: 08 August 2014

Key information

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