11 why choose aqa for as and a-level english language and literature 5 of a two year course the criteria for changing texts will be where a at the end of. English 20, 30 & 35 ib syllabus 2013‐2015 the various parts of the syllabus will not be completed in order part 1 works in translation: study of three works in translation chosen from the prescribed literature in. Aqa english literature as assessment objectives watch a level english literature prose and poetry, context unimatch course search. Scheme of assessment find past papers and mark schemes, and specimen papers for new courses, on our website at aqaorguk/pastpapers the as specification is designed to be taken over one or two years with all assessments taken at the end of the course.
It's also important to remember to meet all the criteria for an exam/coursework essay for example, ocr a level english asks you to meet certain a0s or objectives in your work, so you have to spend a certain amount of time in your essay looking at the context of both texts and then in language analysis as well as in comparison between the texts. A level in english literature (from september 2015) non exam assessment marking criteria for: task 1 close reading our new a level in english literature course.
Candidates are expected to have english literature, or english language and literature to a-level, advanced higher, higher level in the ib or any other equivalent a language or history can be helpful to students in completing this course, although they are not required for admission. The general certificate of education (gce) advanced level, or a level, is a main school leaving qualification in england, wales, northern ireland, the channel islands and the isle of man it is available as an alternative qualification in other countries. Assessment of english literature modules involves a variety of coursework with emphasis placed on work produced in your own time or formally presented in class typically, you can expect to be assessed on essays, short analyses, reports and close readings, oral presentations and group work.
New: free online coursework clinic for a level literature 9et0 04 - summer 2019 submissions view our accredited as and a level english literature specifications and sample assessment materials, discover how they are entirely co-teachable, and find out about our launch events and the other support that's available. Resulted from changes in the gcse national criteria for english and english literature over the period of the review, examination papers became accessible to a wider ability range in terms of layout, rubrics and the wording of questions. This coursework guidance is designed to accompany the ocr advanced gce specification in english literature for teaching from september 2008 and was updated after the june 2012 examination series, to reflect. The following criteria apply to the criticial response that hl students write on one of the six prescribed questions criterion a - outline - 2 marks for the critical response, students are asked to write a brief outline of the task that includes the following. A level english literature assessment objectives what are they in order to check that all exam boards are assessing students on the same skills, a single set of assessment objectives (or aos) is used by all boards in their a level english literature specifications.
As and a level specifications in english literature must build on the knowledge, understanding and skills established at gcse, introducing students to the discipline of advanced literary studies, and must require reading of the major literary genres of poetry, prose and drama. In english literature you will have the opportunity to indulge your love for the written word while developing essential communication skills which are highly valued by employers we want you to be inspired by literature, from classic to contemporary works. University level essays should be written in a formal style and demonstrate your understanding of the codes of academic discourse as they relate to the study of english literature. The course is organized into four parts, each focused on a group of literary works together, the four parts of the course add up to a comprehensive exploration of literature from a variety of cultures, genres and periods.
Learners following the cambridge international as and a level english syllabus will study a range of texts in the three main forms: prose, poetry and drama set texts are offered from a wide range of different periods and cultures. Inside english blog read our new english blog the blog will give subject-specific information as well as sharing teaching ideas, details of resources and ways to use them, and reflections from members of our english team. Gcse, as and a level assessment objectives updated 31 march 2017 contents 1 gcse assessment objectives 2 as and a level assessment objectives 116 english literature. 2 language a: language and literature guide introduction the diploma programme the diploma programme is a rigorous pre-university course of study designed for students in the 16 to 19.
The overview of the assessment criteria have been slightly reworded from the original descriptors, which we recommend you read in the official language a: language and literature guide as you read the official descriptors, you will notice a difference between the standard level and higher level criteria. The pearson edexcel level 3 advanced gce in english literature is designed for use in schools and colleges it is part of a suite of gce qualifications offered by pearson. This resource provides guidance on the nea requirements for a-level english literature a, and should be read in conjunction with the nea requirements set out in the specification it develops and exemplifies the requirements, but is wholly consistent with them. A-level english language nea guidance this resource provides guidance in relation to the non-exam assessment component of a-level english language, covering both the language.
From 2020 this syllabus will be replaced by the updated syllabus, cambridge igcse literature in english (0475) notice for uk schools june 2016 is the final examination series in which syllabus 0486 will be funded in uk state schools and included in uk performance tables. Gce as/a english literature 5 english literature 1 introduction 1 1 criteria for as and a level gce this specification has been designed to meet the general criteria for gce as and a. Gcse subject level conditions and requirements for english literature introduction − ofqual 2015 2 introduction about this document 1 this document (highlighted in the figure below) is part of a suite of documents.