English Literature is a wonderful subject for anyone who is thinking of a career in the media, journalism, law, teaching or any area which requires good communication skills.
Is English Literature for me?
English Literature will stand you in good stead when applying for a wide range of degree courses; it gives evidence of the serious
study of ideas and the power of the written word.
What will I study?
At AS you will study Explorations in Prose and Poetry, including texts from 1800 to 1945, which will be assessed by examination. You will also study
Explorations in Drama which will be assessed via coursework.
At A2 you will study Interpretations of Prose and Poetry, including texts from after 1990, which will be assessed by examination. You will also complete
coursework on Reflections in Literary Studies.