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A' Level English Language Course

Enrolment Fee £395.00

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Instalment plan: £155 deposit, then 4 monthly payments of £60


A Distance Learning Course is the ideal way to gain a qualification without having the worry of trying to fit your studies around your everyday life.  You can complete your studies in your own time and we are on hand seven days a week to help you plan your future

Course Description

This A' Level English Language Course gives you the opportunity to study English language and its use in contemporary communication. It aims to encourage a critical response to texts in a range of forms, styles and contexts, and to promote skills of communication, reading, research and analysis.

What makes us unique when delivering your A’ Level specification?

At Learn Now, we treat our students as individuals not numbers. Not everyone works at the same pace or needs the same level of assistance and your Tutor will ensure that you receive as much help as is required. We won’t just provide you with your course materials and leave you to get on with it; your course will be tailored to your needs. We have a resource bank full of useful aids and ideas to help you make the most of your studies and give you the best possible chance of success.

Please note that as the awarding body is CIE, the qualification will be International A' Level / AS Level English Language.

Students use Cambridge International AS & A Levels to gain places at leading universities worldwide including the UK, Ireland, USA, Canada, Australia, New Zealand, India, Singapore, Egypt, Jordan, South Africa, the Netherlands, Germany and Spain.

What can you do with A' Level English Language

Students in the past have progressed onto the following degrees:

  • English Studies
  • Psychology
  • Training Teachers
  • Business Studies
  • History
  • Sociology
  • Law

Studying A' Level English at University gives you all sorts of exciting career options, including:

  • Teaching and Education
  • Functional Managers and Directors
  • Artistic, Literary and Media Occupations
  • Media Professionals
  • Public Services
  • Writer
  • Journalism
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Modules

AS Level

Candidates for the Cambridge International AS Level English Language study the following topics:-

identify distinguishing features of texts, relate them to the function and context of the writing, and organise information in your answers
comment on aspects of a text, such as vocabulary, gurative language (e.g. use of metaphor and simile), word ordering and sentence structure, formality/informality of tone, and the communication of attitudes, bias or prejudice, structure
write for a specific purpose and/or audience using appropriate vocabulary, tone, and style.
show that you can write imaginatively, using language to create deliberate effects, e.g. in conveying a mood or describing a character.
show that you can present a view clearly, construct an argument carefully, and write coherently and persuasively.

AS level consists of two examinations each totalling 50% of the overall AS Level grade.

Full A' Level

Candidates for the Cambridge International A' Level English Language study the following topics:-

identify distinguishing features of texts, relate them to the function and context of the writing, and organise information in your answers
comment on aspects of a text, such as vocabulary, gurative language (e.g. use of metaphor and simile), word ordering and sentence structure, formality/informality of tone, and the communication of attitudes, bias or prejudice, structure
write for a specific purpose and/or audience using appropriate vocabulary, tone, and style.
show that you can write imaginatively, using language to create deliberate effects, e.g. in conveying a mood or describing a character.
show that you can present a view clearly, construct an argument carefully, and write coherently and persuasively.
Candidates are required to compare style and language of texts.
Topic A: Spoken language and social groups
Topic B: English as a global language
Topic C: Language acquisition by children and teenagers.

A' Level assessment consists of four examinations which each total 25% of the overall A' Level grade.

Previous Knowledge Required

It is recommended that students should be educated to GCSE Grade C or equivalent and have a reasonable standard of literacy. You have the freedom to start the course at any time and continue your studies at your own pace for a period of up to 24 months from initial registration with the full support of your Tutor.

Support

You will have dedicated Tutor Support for 24 months. All assignments are marked by one of our professional Tutors who will offer regular feedback and guide you through your course. You must have access to email in order to contact your Tutor.

You will be provided with the telephone number for your dedicated Student Support Team who will be available for any other queries that you may have whilst completing your course. You can be assured that you will receive unlimited support for your home study course, so there is no need to struggle or feel isolated during your studies.

Assessment

The course contains a number of assignments which your tutor will mark and give you valuable feedback on. You will also have access to quizzes to help you gauge your progress.

Students will be required to arrange and pay for their examinations/practicals at an CIE approved centre. We can provide an extensive list of these centres for you.

Enrolment Fees

You can enrol online today by either paying in full or taking advantage of our easy payment plan.  The first instalment will be due one month following enrolment.


Course

Payment Method

Initial Payment

Monthly Instalment

Total Payable

Full A' Level

Pay in Full

£320.00

Nil

£320.00

Full A' Level

Instalment Option

£155.00

£60.00 x 4 months

£395.00

AS Level

Pay in Full

£249.00

Nil

£249.00

Please note the easy payment plan is not available to International Students.

Awarding Organisation

CIE - Cambridge International Examinations

Cambridge International Examinations is the world’s largest provider of international education programmes and their qualifications are taken in over 160 countries and recognised by universities, education providers and employers across the world.

Specification code

International A' Level English Language CIE: 9093




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