Why Study English?
- Develops a wide range of skills: communication, writing skills, research, close reading, analysis.
- Versatillity - links with many other AS subjects such as Psychology, Law, Sociology, History, Media, Law, Business.
- Student appreciate the quality of individual support and positive relatioinships with staff.
- A well regarded subject leading to a wide range of careers - Journalism, Marketing, Business, Media.
- Taught by well qualified specialists with a wide range of interests and experise and with strong enthusiasm for the subject.
- Studying English is enjoyable!
Scott Dyke says:
"I'd recommend English language because it covers every area of our lives; the focus of the subject is how we use language in real contexts".
AS English Literature
Katie Farrand says:
"I'd recommend English Literature because I have particularly enjoyed working in groups to analyse texts and discuss our different views".
AS English Language and Literature
Hayley Keight says:
"I'd recommend this subject because you study both English Langauge and English Literature, gaining skills in both areas in one compact course".
You need to decide which course is best for you...