English Language and English Literature

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Program Description

English Language and English Literature are taught by a team of highly experienced, enthusiastic individuals who share a common love of written and spoken English. The team can draw on the range of specialist interests and knowledge, including drama, Shakespeare, contemporary prose, Renaissance and Romantic poetry and the Victorian novel all within the department.

There are many skills that you will learn whilst studying English Literature at A Level including accurate written English, articulate oral presentation, critical thinking skills and a thorough understanding of our socio-political context. By the end of the course, as a student of English Literature, you will be a well-informed, critical thinker and writer who has a more mature appreciation of humanity and culture.

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WELCOME TO QUEEN’S COLLEGE The spirit and heart of this exceptional community ensure the inclusion of every pupil across all ages and ability. Commitment to fulfilling the potential of each individual can be found deeply rooted in every member of staff, all of whom share a joined-up approach to each child’s personal, educational journey. Read less