A Level English Literature

Languages, Literature and Culture

Languages, Literature and Culture
Languages, Literature and Culture

What will you be working towards?

Qualification Type GCE A/AS Level or Equivalent
Qualification Level Level 3
Course type Full Time


Over two years, you will analyse the way social and political protest has influenced a range of writers’ works, developing skills of language analysis, the application of social and literary context and the formulation of argument.

You will also explore English literature through the genre focus of tragedy.


Component 1: Literary Genres: Aspects of Tragedy 

Component 2: Elements of Social and Political Protest Writing 

Component 3: Non-Examined Assessment: Theory and Independence

Entry requirements

A grade 4 or higher in both GCSE English Language and GCSE English Literature