AS/A Level English Literature

Teaching: Sep 2015
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AS/A Level English Literature Specification
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Our AS/A level English Literature specification is based on a conviction that the study of literature should encourage enjoyment of literary studies based on an informed personal response to a range of texts.

It provides learners with an introduction to the discipline of advanced literary studies and presents opportunities for reading widely and for making creative and informed responses to each of the major literary genres of poetry, prose and drama.

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Welcome to the WJEC’s Online Exam Review website. Here you will find a collection of interactive units that bring together a number of elements including general data, exam questions, their marking schemes and examiner comments, which will lead you through a review of exam questions.

 

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Upcoming Professional Learning Events
Entry Level English (Wales & England Centres)
Online - 06 October 2020 15:00
Entry Level English (Wales & England Centres)
Online - 25 February 2021 16:00
WJEC and Eduqas GCE English Language: Assessing analysis and evaluation skills - moving from 'sound' to 'perceptive' (Wales & England Centres)
Online - 10 November 2020 16:00
WJEC and Eduqas GCE English Language: Using comparative judgement approaches for consistent assessment (Wales & England Centres)
Online - 17 November 2020 16:00
WJEC and Eduqas GCE English Language: What good creative writing looks like - understanding AO5 banded qualifiers (Wales & England Centres)
Online - 25 November 2020 16:00
WJEC GCE English Language and Literature: making connections between texts - AO4
Online - 24 November 2020 16:00
WJEC GCE English Language and Literature: preparing for the summer 2021 exam series
Online - 11 October 2020 15:00
WJEC GCE English Language and Literature: responding to an extract from Shakespeare
Online - 15 December 2020 16:00
WJEC GCE English Literature: preparing for the summer 2021 exam series
Online - 15 October 2020 15:00
WJEC GCE English Literature: Teaching and Assessing Drama
Online - 04 November 2020 16:00
WJEC GCE English Literature: teaching and assessing poetry
Online - 10 February 2021 16:00
WJEC GCSE English Language: Developing reading resilience for Section A
Online - 07 October 2020 15:00
WJEC GCSE English Language: Examination review November 2019
Online - 21 October 2020 15:00
WJEC GCSE English Language: Improving written accuracy for Section B
Online - 14 October 2020 15:00
WJEC GCSE English Literature: January 2021 Assessment Review
Online - 09 March 2021 15:30

Materials from previous courses can be found on the Secure website.

 

If you need further information or support, please contact our Professional Learning Team via cpd@wjec.co.uk.

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If you need further information or support, please contact our Professional Learning Team via cpd@wjec.co.uk.

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Key Dates
2020
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Aug
Results issued for June 2020 examinations