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English Language : GCSE

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?

Qualification Type GCSE or Equivalent
Qualification Level Level 2
Course type Full Time


This course includes three components:

• Component 1: 20th Century Literature Reading and Creative Prose Writing (40%)

• Component 2: 19th and 21st Century Non-Fiction Reading and Transactional/Persuasive Writing (60%)

• Component 3: Spoken Language (a separate endorsement)


During the course of the year, you will engage in a variety of activities, including class discussion, group work, and working independently…plus, plenty of exam preparation and practice

How will it be delivered?

Assessment is through two external exams and one internally-assessed spoken language assessment. You have the opportunity to sit the exam in both November and the summer.

Entry requirements

GCSE English or English Language Grade E or 2, or Functional Skills English Level 1.

Your next steps...

Progress to A Level English Language and Literature, and other Level 3 subjects.


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