All about our English Language A-Level course:

A taste...

On this course you will gain a detailed insight into human behaviour through the use of language in society across time. You will develop your ability to analyse evidence and draw conclusions about language. You will see a wide range of interactive resources including online lectures.

The details

English Language is one of the last remaining A Level courses to include a creative writing component. On this course you will have opportunities to take part in trips and participate in talks from speakers and visiting lecturers from leading universities. Distinctive modules: -Textual variations and representations - Children's language development - Language and diversity change - Language discourses - Writing skills

How is this course assessed?

The course is assessed though 80% exams and 20% coursework.

Examining Body


What about careers?

Many students progress to study arts or social science at degree level. You could progress to a career in social enterprise, marketing, public research, teaching, law, journalism and many others.

Which other courses does this combine well with?

Combines well with; English Literature, French, Politics, History, Journalism, Religious Studies, Sociology & Spanish


Career Prospects