Edexcel A level English Literature (2008)
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Students of our Edexcel A level in English Literature will engage creatively with a substantial body of texts and develop their knowledge of literary analysis and evaluation in speech and writing. They will explore the contexts of texts and interpretations of them, and deepen their understanding of the changing traditions of literature in English.
Why choose this specification?
Our Edexcel A level English Literature specification offers a balance of familiar texts drawn from our literary heritage and texts that delight readers by being new and stimulating.
This specification is designed to encourage learners to read widely and independently, engage creatively with a substantial body of texts and ways of responding to them, and effectively apply their knowledge of literary analysis and evaluation in speech and writing.