If you choose to study English Language at A-level you will immerse yourself in our language – where our words come from and how they are formed; all the different meanings they can hold and the rules we use (and break) to string them together in written and spoken texts that can forge relationships, persuade, […]
You would like a route to university study combining several specialist subjects of your choice.
“Books are the carriers of civilization. Without books, history is silent, literature dumb, science crippled, thought and speculation at a standstill.” Barbara W. Tuchman, (Popular American historian and author, 1912-1989). “Frederick Douglass taught that literacy is the path from slavery to freedom. There are many kinds of slavery and many kinds of freedom. But reading […]
You wish to progress to a Russell Group University which requires two facilitator subjects. Also recommended as a valuable premise to all academic subjects in higher education that require extended writing. The subject also counts as one of the two A-levels needed for entry to the Armed Forces. Beyond specific academic pathways, English Literature is enjoyed in and of itself.
GCSE English Language is a very important qualification for your future employment and progression. Most employers and universities still require you to have a Grade 5 or above in GCSE English Language to apply for a place.
Your dream job or university place require you to have a Grade 5 or above in GCSE English Language.
Gaining a qualification in English and mathematics can potentially add £2,000 to your salary every year. Research shows that achieving 4, A*- C GCSE grades, including the vital English and mathematics adds £80,000 to a student’s earning over their life time (Department for Education, March 2015). If you haven’t gained a grade 4 or C […]