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English Language AS/A2 *Fees payable* at Sheffield High School

Course description

What will I be studying?

The way language operates in society, the way we use it, the way people interact as well as the language of children and how language has changed over time.

What does this subject involve?

Careful analysis of written and spoken language. You will produce a coursework folder of your own creative writing at AS level and an investigation into some aspect of language which interests you at A2 level.

What skills or qualities will I need?

You will need to be:


Interested in the way language works.

You will also need to have excellent analytical skills.



Entry requirements

GCSE Enblish Language A* - C

Future opportunities

Journalism/writing, broadcasting, speech and language therapy, working with children. As language is all around us, it will be useful for almost anything!



Further information

You may have the opportunity to take part in a creative writing residential trip in the UK.



How to apply

You can apply for this course through UCAS Progress. Add this course to your favourites so you can start making an application.

Last updated date: 19 November 2015
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Key information

  • Start date: Unknown
  • Duration: 2 years