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Mr Weetman

Entry Requirement: 

This qualification is for students who have not yet achieved a grade 4 in either GCSE English Language or GCSE Literature.

Course Overview: 

GCSE English Language is designed to further improve and enhance personal skills in reading, writing, speaking and listening. This qualification is for anyone who has not yet achieved GCSE English at grade 4. GCSE English Language will prepare learners to make informed decisions about further learning opportunities and career choices and to use language to participate effectively in society and employment.

English Language GCSE helps to develop the analytical and critical skills necessary for a wide range of further study. It can be used in combination with a wide range of other subjects.

Exam Information: 

Duration: 1 year
Exam Board: AQA  

GCSE English Language 8700
Exams in November and June

Qualification Gained: 

GCSE in English Language

Career Opportunities: 

A grade 4 in GCSE English is considered a prerequisite for many courses and is often a requirement for many employers.