A Level English Language
Textual Variations and Representations:
Students will analyse how texts are produced to have impact upon readers.
Child Language Development:
Students will discover how children acquire speech and learn to read and write.
Language Diversity and Change:
Students will consider how factors such as gender, ethnicity and occupation affect our language and how and why language changes over time.
Language Investigation and Writing:
Students will investigate an area of language they find interesting and hone their writing skills.
How will students be assessed?
Two exams which are both 2 hours, 30 minutes and worth 40% each.
Coursework which is worth 20%.
Students will take part in Language scavenger hunts, visit a pre-school setting to observe children’s language and visit the British Library.