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English Language and Literature AS

  • Course Level: AS Level
  • Duration: 2 Year
  • Qualification: AS
  • Awarded By: WJEC GCE

Introduction to course

2 years, assessed 60% course work and 40% exams

If you're really keen on English, this course offers a great opportunity. You will study a variety of literary texts including drama, poetry, novels and short stories. You will also study non-literary material such as travel writing, autobiographies, journalism and transcripts of everyday conversations.

If you love reading, theatre, writing and language, you'll find plenty to interest you in our English Department. All classes take place in a dedicated suite of rooms where you will also findcomputers, DVDs and other resources to extend your studies. You may attend conferences, workshops and theatre performances. The teachers in the English department are passionate about their subject and pride themselves on their ability to transmit their enthusiasm and interest to the students.

Entry Requirements

In addition to the general entry requirements you are also required to have the following:

B in English preferred.

Click here for the general entry requirements

This course is not suitable with

English Literature or English Language AS Level.

Course Progression

A Level English can lead to a variety of exciting and challenging degrees. The communication and analytical skills you will have developed through studying these subjects will be useful in a whole range of applications. Careers you may be considering include:

·         journalism and media

·         publishing

·         politics

·         creative writing

·         law

·         teaching

·         business


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