Edexcel A level English Language and Literature (2008)
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Students of our Edexcel A level in English Language and Literature will use integrated linguistic and literary approaches to reading and interpreting texts, and engage creatively and independently with a wide range of spoken, written and multimodal texts. They will explore the relationships between texts and undertake independent and sustained studies to develop their skills as producers and interpreters of language.
- Qualification type:
- AS and A level
- English Language and Literature
- Specification codes:
- UK and international
- First teaching:
- First assessment:
Why choose this specification?
Our Edexcel A level English Language and Literature specification provides imaginative and engaging choices of texts and topics to help you generate enthusiasm.
This specification features a wide and varied programme of study with a range of spoken and written texts from different times, including at least two substantial texts from one of the genres of prose fiction, poetry and drama and at least one other substantial written text.