This new AQA English Literature GCSE will prepare students for exams in Summer 2017 and beyond.
This course is ideal for home educated students who are passionate about reading. Students will develop skills in critical analysis and effective writing whilst exploring and developing their own ideas.
Module One: Literary Analysis
Module Two: Essay Technique
Module Three: Shakespeare: Romeo and Juliet
Module Four: J.B Priestly: An Inspector Calls
Module Five: Unseen Texts and Poetry Anthology
Module Six: Mary Shelley: Frankenstein
Paper 1: 40% of total mark. 1 hour 45 minutes.
Section A: Shakespeare: Romeo and Juliet
Section B: 19th Century Novel: Mary Shelley’s Frankenstein
Paper 2: 60% of total mark. 2 hours 15 minutes.
Section A: Modern Texts: J.B Priestly’s An Inspector Calls
Section B: Anthology Poetry (Power and Conflict)
Section C: Unseen Poetry
This course is designed to match the AQA 8702 GCSE English Literature specification.
When you start your course with us you will agree an examination date or dates with your Student Adviser. Your support period is then up to this examination date.
The course is designed to be accessible to students who have usually studied English up to and including Key Stage 3 Year 9.