About this course
This course is based on 2 main areas of study: English Literature which covers Drama, Poetry and Prose and English Language which includes the spoken and written word. You will develop your understanding of how language is used for different audiences. You will also develop your own writing skills.
Students have the opportunity to go on a number of theatre trips. AS and A2 groups regularly go to see productions at the RSC in Stratford Upon Avon and The Lowry Centre in Manchester. The College also has strong links with the English department at Aston University and the students have bi-annual attendance at undergraduate lecturers by the professors in residence.
- 5 GCSE's at grade C or above including at least a grade C but preferably a grade B in your GCSE English.
- English goes well with most other subjects. You could choose any subjects from a wide range of Humanities, Arts or Sciences.