Part-Time GCSE English Literature (WJEC)

Coleg Morgannwg

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Important information

  • GCSE
  • Duration:
    1 Year
Description

The aim of this course is to encourage candidates to read, understand, enjoy and respond to literary texts. The course includes the study of poetry, prose and drama. The study of the texts is reinforced by the use of films and, wherever possible, theatre visits. This course can be studied full-time or part-time.

Important information

Requirements: There are no formal entry requirements.

Government funding available

Venues

Where and when

Starts Location
On request
Rhondda Cynon Taf, CF40 2TQ, Cardiganshire/Ceredigion, Wales

Course programme

GCSE English Literature (WJEC)Course Outline
The aim of this course is to encourage candidates to read, understand, enjoy and respond to literary texts. The course includes the study of poetry, prose and drama. The study of the texts is reinforced by the use of films and, wherever possible, theatre visits. This course can be studied full-time or part-time.

Entry requirements
There are no formal entry requirements.

What will I study?
A variety of literary texts including a play by Shakespeare, pre-914 poetry, an anthology of modern poetry reflecting other cultures, a novel (e.g. John Steinbeck's Of Mice and Men) and a drama (e.g. J B Priestley's An Inspector Calls).

How will I be assessed?
You will take one examination (70%) and your coursework will be worth (30%).

Career Opportunities & Progression
This GCSE provides a foundation for AS and A level study in English Literature and English Language & Literature. However, the reading and other skills developed are vital in the further study of many subjects at an equivalent level.

Length
1 year

Attendance
Full-Time/Part-Time

Campus
Aberdare, Pontypridd & Rhondda


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