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The Howard Partnership Trust (THPT) is a Surrey based Multi-Academy Trust, comprising four secondary, six primary and two special schools with two further under development. We are proud of our ethos of collaboration and inclusion, "Bringing out the best" in students of all abilities and backgrounds. Visit website

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Course Description:


The full A level course consists of four modules


Course Content: 

Component 1: Language Concepts and Issues

- Section A: Analysis of Spoken Language

- Section B: Language Issues

Component 2: Language Change over Time

- Section A: Language Change over Time

- Section B: English in the Twenty-First Century

Component 3: Creative and Critical Use of Language

-Two pieces of original writing and one analytical commentary

Component 4: Language and Identity (Coursework)

-One extended essay on a chosen area of study


Assessment Format 

Component 1: Written examination (30%) 2 hours

Component 2: Written examination (30%) 2.25 hours

Component 3: Written examination (20%) 1.75 hours

Component 4: Internally assessed/externally moderated coursework (20%)


Board: Eduqas

Course Entry  Requirements: 

GCSE Grade 5 in English Language or English Literature


Teacher to contact: Mrs L Bean