English Literature B (2745)

This is our current A-level specification.
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AS English Literature B (7716)

A-level English Literature B (7717)

This specification encourages students to understand how narrative works, to look at genre and to learn about critical approaches to texts. 

Students discover how central narrative is to the way literary texts work and they are introduced to the different aspects of genre. Encouraging wide and independent reading, the course also considers different types of critical approach and how texts can reflect cultural meanings.

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Related specifications

There is a choice of specifications for this subject. Please check with your teacher or exams officer if you are not sure which to select.


Specification

The last January exams for AS and A2 were in January 2013.
The exams are now only in June due to Changes to A-levels.

Codes and references

Qualification type AS and A-level
Specification title English Literature B
Specification code 2745
Certification code 1746 AS
2746 A2
QAN codes 50024176
50023123

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