English at Post 6

A Level – English Literature

Duration: 2 Years

What will I Study?

If you have an interest in reading and literature and want to improve your ability to analyse texts and think critically, our A Level in English Literature is a great choice.

You will learn about how and why authors use language to convey different meanings, develop your evaluative skills and improve your ability to compare a variety of different texts.

Using pre-twentieth and post-twentieth century literature, the course examines the cultural, historical and social contexts in which different books were written and encourages the effective use of textual evidence to form cohesive and convincing essay responses.

A Level English Language

Duration: 2 Years

What will I Study?

Studying English Language will develop your ability to express yourself in speech and writing. You will also gain an in-depth understanding of linguistic concepts and methods which will help you to analyse and investigate a variety of extracts taken from everyday sources – both literary and non-fiction texts.