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      UK Open College

      A Level English Language & Lit Fast Track Course – Edexcel

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      UK Open College
      Distance
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      £475 £425
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      Important information

      Typology A Level
      Methodology Distance Learning
      Duration 12 Months
      Start Different dates available
      Online campus Yes
      Delivery of study materials Yes
      Support service Yes
      Virtual classes Yes
      • A Level
      • Distance Learning
      • Duration:
        12 Months
      • Start:
        Different dates available
      • Online campus
      • Delivery of study materials
      • Support service
      • Virtual classes
      Description

      A level English language and literature fast track course. This course covers the brand new specification. UK Open college are pleased to offer the opportunity to study A-level English Language and Literature as specified by Edexcel.

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      Where and when
      Starts Location
      Different dates available
      Distance Learning
      Starts Different dates available
      Location
      Distance Learning

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      · What are the objectives of this course?

      To use integrated linguistic and literary approaches in their reading and interpretation of texts; To engage creatively and independently with a wide range of spoken, written and multimodal texts, exploring the relationship between texts; To undertake independent and sustained studies to develop their skills as producers and interpreters of language

      · Who is it intended for?

      This distance learning course will help students prepare for a HLTA position.

      · Requirements

      Students looking to enrol onto this course should meet the following criteria: Have completed a Level 3 Supporting Teaching & Learning in Schools course or equivalent. Be aged 16 Years or above Possess a solid knowledge of the english language Have access to a PC and the internet for the duration of the whole course Basic computer skills: e.g Word processing, emailing, uploading documents etc Have a genuine desire to succeed Students do not require a placement to complete this course.

      · What marks this course apart?

      Students are able to enrol online at any time of the year. No specific enrolment dates.

      · What happens after requesting information?

      Once your information is received one of our course advisers will provide you with further information via email or telephone.

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      Former Student
      4.0 15/01/2017
      What I would highlight: UK Open College was truly sober with great, clear materials given to lead you through the course. The mentor was knowledgable and accommodating with input and reacted quickly to inquiries when raised. In general the experience was great and I would prescribe the course to anybody who wants to end up as a HLTA.
      What could be improved: .
      Would you recommend this course?: Yes
      Did this opinion help you? Yes (0)
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      Former Student
      4.0 14/01/2017
      What I would highlight: I have just completed the level 4 higher level teaching assistant course. This was the first occasion when I have attempted the distance learning alternative and it worked truly well for me. I was to a great degree inspired with the correspondence and productivity of everybody I came in contact in UK Open College, particularly my guide Kerry Steele, who was 110% steady and gave me significant and astute input rapidly to every task. I would joyfully suggest UK Open College.
      What could be improved: Nothing.
      Would you recommend this course?: Yes
      Did this opinion help you? Yes (0)
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      Emma Ledin
      4.0 17/12/2016
      What I would highlight: Brilliant course and brilliant team who help me. Passed in the allotted time and have now got a job out of it so thank you UK Open College.
      What could be improved: Everything was positive.
      Would you recommend this course?: Yes
      Did this opinion help you? Yes (0)
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      What you'll learn on the course

      Child Development
      Teaching Assistant
      Teacher Education
      HLTA
      Child health
      Childhood develpoment
      Teaching Methods
      Teaching Science
      Teaching Skills
      Teaching Strategies
      Teaching Techniques
      Child care
      English Language
      English
      Writing

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      Course programme

      Course Syllabus

      Learners will complete 3 components of study in total as listed below.

      COMPONENT 1: VOICES IN SPEECH AND WRITING
      • Voices in Speech and Writing: An Anthology
      • Arthur Miller, All My Sons
      COMPONENT 2: VARIETIES IN LANGUAGE AND LITERATURE
      • Emily Brontë, Wuthering Heights
      • Angela Carter, The Bloody Chamber
      COMPONENT 3: COURSEWORK
      • Oscar Wilde, The Importance of Being Earnest
      • Wendy Jones, Grayson Perry: A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Girl
      Assessment

      The Edexcel A-Level exam is available in May/June each year. It is assessed over 2 exam papers & coursework. The coursework component must be assessed as part of your examination. UK Open College, can not assess this for you.

      Paper 1: Voices in Speech and Writing – 9ELO/01

      • Type: Written examination
      • Duration: 2 hours 30 minutes
      • Assessed: Component 1
      • Assessment format: One comparative essay question and one extract-based essay

      Paper 2: Varieties in Language and Literature – 9ELO/02

      • Type: Written examination
      • Duration: 2 hours 30 minutes
      • Assessed: Component 2
      • Assessment format: One essay question and one comparative essay question

      Coursework: Investigating and Creating Texts – 9ELO/03

      • Type: Coursework
      • Assessed: Component 3
      • Assessment format: Two pieces of original writing and one analytical commentary

      Additional information

      Students have a maximum of one year to complete. Course duration approx. 240 hours.

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