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English Literature A Level at St Mary's CE High School

Course description

Component 1: Drama and poetry pre‐1900
(includes a Shakespeare play)
Component 2: Comparative study of chosen topic area (Gothic)
Component 3: Literature post 1900

Entry requirements

Students will require the minimum of a grade 6 in either English Literature or English Language. Students should enjoy reading and be prepared to study a variety of challenging texts.


Component 1: Written examination ‐ Shakespeare,
Drama and Poetry Pre 1900 (40%)
Component 2: Comparative and contextual study of chosen topic area (Gothic) (40%)
Component 3: non‐examined assessment (coursework) ‐ Post 1900 texts including
one prose text, one poetry text and one drama text (20%)

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact St Mary's CE High School directly.

Last updated date: 19 January 2018
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