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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

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.

UCAS points: Yes

Hours required: 360

Support: 2 years

Course code: 9093

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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how many UCAS points will this A-level provide?

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

There are no previous entry requirements for this course, however students are expected to 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.

What support do we offer with your A' Level Course?


Before you start your tutor will contact you to welcome you and, if you’re new to Learn Now, help you understand what study will be like. They’ll also clarify how and when they can be contacted, and how quickly they will respond to you.

Once you’ve started your tutor will mark and provide feedback on your assignments and support your progress throughout the course.


Assessment

Students will be required to arrange and pay for their examinations at a 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

£275.00

Nil

£275.00

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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