English Literature

Course aims

For A Level English Literature we offer clear continuity from GCSE English Literature in such areas as the comparative study of texts, Shakespeare and exploration of unseen texts.
  • freedom of textual selection
  • elements of independent study
  • a field of particular personal interest
  • excellent preparation for study at undergraduate level
  • explore and understand a wide range of texts
  • develop the valuable transferable skills of sustained research and composition
  • develop critical awareness and understanding of individual works of literature

Entry requirements

Grade 6 or above in GCSE English Literature, plus Grade 5 or above in GCSE English Language.

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