English Literature

Exam Board: AQA

Studying A Level English Literature will open a wide range of career opportunities to you. Many employers look for potential employees with an A Level in English, as it shows that you have good communication skills. At degree level, you can choose to study English Lang/Lit or a whole range of courses which combine English with other subjects. Career paths open to you range from journalists to teachers to lawyers. English graduates can progress to a wide range of careers.

What will you study?

Paper 1 – Love Through the Ages

Paper 2 – Texts in Shared Contexts




Our general entry requirements are that you will need a minimum of five Grade 5s or above in your GCSEs to study A-Levels including Maths & English.