IB Diploma English Language and Literature - Block B @ The Leigh Academy

Languages, Literature and Culture

Languages, Literature and Culture
Languages, Literature and Culture
We are only accepting one application per candidate.

What will you be working towards?

Code TLA-32
Qualification Type International Baccalaureate Diploma
Qualification Level Level 3
Course type Full Time

Overview

English Language and Literature builds upon the skills developed at GCSE. Students learn to critically explore and analyse a range of texts, both literary and non-literary; use theoretical approaches and consider the impact of historical, cultural and other contextual factors on texts; and produce their own literary or non-literary texts, in order to explore source material they have studied. This is a two year Higher Level Diploma course. Course Outline, In the Language part of the course, students will study a range of non-literary texts, which could include articles, advertisements, speeches, brochures, autobiographies, letters and other forms of writing. In the Literature part of the course, students will study three texts from a prescribed list of authors and texts, including a text in translation.

Details

In the Language part of the course, students will study a range of non-library texts, which could include articles, advertisements, speeches, brochures, autobiographies, letters and other forms of writing. In the Literature part of the course, students will study six texts from a prescribed list of authors and texts, including a text in translation. 

How will it be delivered?

Written examination and Internally assessed tasks

Entry requirements

5+ 9-4 grades in GCSEs including Grade 5 in English Literature and Language

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