Students will study the following topics on GCSE English Literature:
A Shakespeare play and a post-1914 British play or novel.
A 19th-century novel and a poetry collection from the Pearson Poetry Anthology
Develop skills to analyse how the language, form, structure and context of texts can create meanings and effects.
Develop skills to maintain a critical style and informed personal response.
Develop comparison skills.
The course is assessed by two written exams, each worth 50% of the final marks.
Four GCSEs at grade D / 3 to include GCSE English.
Duration and Delivery
Exam Board is Pearson, Specification: GCSE English Literature; 1ET0
You will be provided with copies of the set texts for this course, but you will need to provide your own stationery such as a folder and lined paper.
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