A Level English Language

Languages, Literature and Culture

Languages, Literature and Culture
Languages, Literature and Culture
We are only accepting one application per candidate.

What will you be working towards?

Code 7
Qualification Type GCE A/AS Level or Equivalent
Qualification Level Level 3
Course type Full Time


Introduce students to how language is used, but it should also develop their ability to use and craft language themselves; to cultivate their own distinct creative voice.

Exam Board: AQA


To improve your use of the English language and to enjoy using it; developing research, investigation and analytical skills is excellent preparation for further study or entering the workplace.

Additional information:
This course, although involving some creative work, has a clear focus on grammar.  You should be willing to focus on some close, analytical linguistic work for this course.  Your technical accuracy should be good.  You should also be prepared to assimilate a number of linguistic terms, if you are to perform well on this course

How will it be delivered?

Course Assessment

Unit 1- Language; the individual in society

Section A – Language and representation

Section B – Child language acquisition

Unit 2- Language, Diversity & Change

Section A- Language, diversity & change

Section B- Language discourses

Unit 3- Using & Investigating Language

Section A- Piece of original creative writing & commentary

Section B- Language investigation

Entry requirements

5 in English Language GCSE and 5 in English Literature GCSE.