Level: AS / A2 Level
Examination Board / website: Edexcel
Assessment Details: AS accredited by Ofqual. A2 is pending accreditation.
Component 1: Unseen Poetry and Drama Examination: 60%
Component 2: Prose Examination: 40%
Component 1: Drama Examination: 30%
Component 2: Prose Examination: 20%
Component 3: Poetry Examination: 30%
Component 4: Coursework: 20%
Skills / Aptitudes required to be successful in this course: To enjoy reading, discussing and writing analytically about texts. You will need to be able to discipline yourself and work to deadlines.
Goes well with : Most other A-Levels, particularly History, Law and other Humanities based A-levels
Pathways – Career and /or further study possibilities, using this subject:
Journalism, law and teaching amongst others
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