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A Level English Literature at The Whitby High School

Course description

This specification is based on a

conviction that the study of literature

should encourage enjoyment of

literacy studies based on an informal

personal response to a range of texts.

Students will be expected to read

widely and independently to support

their studies.

This course is modular and may be

studied for either one or two years.

There are two modules each year; one

is an examination and one is


An AS qualification can be achieved

after one year's study and you may

choose to study for another year

converting the AS qualification into a

full 'A' level.

Entry requirements

English B or above.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact The Whitby High School directly.

Last updated date: 21 October 2014

Key information

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