English Language A2 Level - 9093



This subject is equivalent to a subject on the ‘approved list’ for University Entrance.

Recommended Background:

Students must have completed English Language AS with a Grade C or above. A Grade A or B is strongly recommended.

Course Description:

For Paper 3, students study a range of written and spoken texts and are required to show a critical appreciation of them: how writers use language to shape meaning, as well as writing for a specific purpose and/or audience using appropriate vocabulary, tone and style. For Paper 4, students study spoken language and social groups, or English as a Global Language, and language acquisition by children and teenagers.


Paper 3 Text Analysis External Compulsory Weighting: 25%
Paper 4 Language Topics External Compulsory Weighting: 25%
Papers 13 & 23 c/f AS Mark External Compulsory Weighting: 50%