A level | aqa | english literature bimprove your a-level grades with a-level revision notes, past papers, video lessons, sample answers and more get started today. Course content: aqa english literature b 7716/7717 at the end of this year we begin to prepare the nea coursework element by exploring a range of critical theories about literature in the aqa critical anthology at a level english literature the intended length of homework should normally be 5 hours per week. This 6 - 8 lesson scheme covers: a basic marxist perspective lesson with reference to critical anthology and real world examples close analysis of mr bleaney /essential beauty/ large cool store / toads / toads revisited 2 research home. Coursework you will complete two pieces of coursework totalling 3500 words your first piece is an original writing assignment, which allows you to write creatively aqa website /english-literature-b-7716-7717 general course description this course allows you to. Appendix b: schemes of assessment being reviewed (the assessment and qualifications alliance [aqa] the council for the curriculum, examinations and review of standards in gce a level english literature ofqual 2011 14 coursework unit ccea appeared significantly less demanding than other awarding. Exam board and specification no aqa literature b - 7717 why is subject important, valuable and engaging english literature offers you the opportunity to cultivate an interest in reading across a wide range of literature the coursework will form two distinct tasks one of which can be a re- creation piece examples. Suitable for: students and teachers following the 2015 aqa as and a level english literature b specification required for the a level and as exams and coursework, enabling students of all abilities to make clear progress embeds assessment objectives within the learning, ensuring students are aware. 20% coursework exam board aqa (english literature option b) matthias kappers “english literature has been one of my favourite courses this year at first i struggled but the teachers are all so helpful that i quickly knew exactly what i had to do to get the grades i wanted this course has definitely increased my love of.
Aqa english literature b a2 coursework mark scheme. Scheme of assessment find past papers and mark schemes, and specimen papers for new courses, on our website at aqaorguk/pastpapers the as specification is designed to be taken over one or two years with all assessments taken at the end of the course the a-level specification is designed to be taken over two. By enjoying and appreciating literature, you will enhance your knowledge of the world and the diversity of groups that inhabit it you will appreciate how playwrights and dramatists have sought to understand the complexities of life, love and loss you will also build up your cultural capital, and at uni, you will be a.
English literature the course we study at a level is aqa english literature specification b, which is made up for 2 exams and a coursework style unit (nea) the as course/year 12 consists of preparation for 2 exam papers on 'literary genres' (worth 40% of the a level), which will be a study of the dramatic genre of. The aqa english literature b specification features a diverse range of texts and also allows pupils to follow their own interests in choosing a topic for coursework as students can expect to write a coursework folder on one shakespeare tragedy and select from modern dramatists such as arthur miller, tennessee williams,. Exam board content from bbc bitesize for students in england, northern ireland or wales choose the exam specification that matches the one you study. Coursework deadline for a-level (linear) english literature b nea - theory and independence (7717/c) schools and colleges may set their own internal deadlines 18 may 2018 exam for as english literature b paper 1 ( options a and b) (7716/1a and 1b) series: june 2018 start time: am duration: 1h 30m.
Specification and specimen papers: and-a-level/english-literature-b-7716-7717 you will begin with preparation for independent coursework you will be reading the aqa critical anthology and applying your chosen approaches to texts of your choice – one of which must be poetry. The attached scheme of work and resources will be particularly useful to those teaching aqa literature specification b unit 1 aspects of narrative but also, i hope, to those teaching the novel elsewhere for either as or a2 literature where the novel may appear as part of a coursework unit, as wider reading or as a specified. Method of assessment two as components 1 hour 30min exam (50%) component 1 (a level) 3 hour exam (40%) component 2 (a level) 2 hour 30min exam (40%) component 3 (a level) coursework (20%) minimum entry requirement b grade in both gcse english literature & language further information.
Below is an example of the type of essay you will have to write when it comes to your coursework for english literature b aqa for this piece of coursework, i got an a to what extent do you agree with the view that the struggle for liberty in orwell's 1984 and french's billy is ultimately worthless and futile remember to. Develop your learning on aqa english e-library aqa a-level english literature b : critical anthology all rights reserved no part of this publication may be reproduced in any material form (including photocopying or storing on any medium by electronic means and whether or not transiently or incidentally to some other use.
Hey guys this is part two of my 'how to get an a in your english lit a level coursework' here i read you my coursework (which was marked as an a) and talk you through how you an achieve an a through structure and content in your own coursework i was on aqa board but i honestly think these tips. Advanced subsidiary (as) & advanced level (a2) english literature b examining board: aqa aim the aim of the course is to encourage the reading and study of literature through the lens of genre and theory, developing independent study of a range of texts within a shared context the variety of assessment styles used.
Students will study aqa english literature 'specification b' assessment will be by the production of a coursework portfolio of two pieces of work at a level there are two kinds: coursework essays, and the essays you write under exam conditions coursework essays this is intended for essays written during the course. Amongst the new a level english literature specifications which started in 2008, one made the bold move of including a unit of coursework which required students to take an explicitly theoretical approach to a literary text the aqa b specification's a2 module 'further and independent reading' asks. I'm currently supposed to be doing my english lit a2 coursework - the one where you have to compare two books of your choice for others who are doing it/those who have done it can anyone give advice on how you decided what to write did you involve critics opinions how do you get the close.