English Literature A Level

Why choose English Language and Literature@ Bridlington?

Why choose English Language and Literature@ Bridlington?

  • Engage creatively and critically with a wide range of texts 
  • Develop your skills as both a producer and interpreter of language 
  • Varied career routes available


You will have the opportunity to study a range of texts, through both reading and creative writing, including: 

  • The Lovely Bones by Alice Seabold
  • The Great Gatsby by F. Scott Fitzgerald
  • A Streetcar Named Desire by Tennessee Williams
  • Poetry by Robert Browning
  • An anthology of multi-form texts related to Paris

Assessment is 80% external examination and 20% coursework



Where can English Language and Literature take you?

You’ll have the grounding to study either subject at a higher level, and could go on to work in teaching, journalism, PR or a wide range of other potential pathways. Studying English at A-Level also enhances the analytical and critical skills you need for most degree courses.