English Language – AS and A level

Entry requirements

Grade B in GCSE English Language.

Course outline

This course enables you to explore language in society, language varieties and to analyse the effects of language on the individual.

You will analyse the representation of gender and social groups in spoken and written contexts. Child language development and the reasons for language change, over the centuries, are studied at A level.

You will be an avid reader with a fascination for the language in the world around us and an enthusiasm to analyse and evaluate the way language works.

Your use of literacy and Standard English will be excellent.