Key Stage 4: English Literature
Key Stage 4: Why study English Literature?
Studying English Literature is an excellent pathway for future exciting careers. Teaching, journalism, media and advertising are just some of the careers your studies will support.
What will I study?
The English Literature course offers a stimulating and engaging learning experience where you will study of a wide range of modern, Shakespearian and 19th century texts.
What happens in lessons?
Within lessons we will focus on exploring aspects of plot, characterisation, events and settings. Novels such as Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde, Frankenstein and A Christmas Carol will also allow us to bring drama and discussion into the lessons as well as more focussed analysis of language, structure and dramatic techniques.