AS and A-level English Language and Literature

  • Teaching from: 2015
  • Exams from: June 2016 (AS), June 2017 (A-level)
  • Specification code: 7706 7707
  • QAN code: 601/4642/4 (AS); 601/4641/2 (A-level)

We have worked closely with teachers and universities to develop an integrated approach to our specifications so your students will deepen their understanding of both language and literature, and enrich their experience of English.

Designed to ensure the right balance and coverage of the two disciplines, these specifications enable students to see how linguistic and literary methods are related and to explore these links in their work.

Our English AS and A-levels provide strong stand-alone qualifications that are designed to be co-teachable. This gives you and your students valuable choice.

Specification

Specification at a glance

Specimen papers and mark schemes

Teaching resources

Plan

12

Prepare for your teaching year. Information, support and services to help you deliver the specification.

All planning resources

Teach

33

Teaching resources that you can use to plan your lessons and support your students’ learning.

All teaching resources

Assess

22

Prepare your students for assessment. Specimen and past papers, mark schemes, example answers.

All assessment resources

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My favourite English teacher was Mrs Warhurst - she made things engaging and encouraged me to take risks and be creative.

Jane,
Assistant Head of English

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Email: English-GCE@aqa.org.uk