Board: AQA Spec B
English Literature AS
English Literature A2
If you are enthusiastic about reading, enjoy discussion and want the opportunity to learn more about all types of literature then this course is for you.
English Literature is an interesting, yet challenging subject, teaching students to engage critically with texts from a range of contexts and genres. It is this breadth of study and level of engagement with issues that are common to us all that means it is also a fascinating subject.
The study of Literature will test your ability to build on the ideas of others and develop your own independent thought. You will explore the craft of the author and consider different aspects of narrative that inform their writing. It also develops your own skills of written communication through analytical writing.