English Language GCSE

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English Language GCSE:

English language can be used to inspire, motivate and challenge us in countless different ways. It is an inherent part of the world around us, from the way it is used in an advert to the writing of a script for a blockbuster movie. Explore the use of words in different contexts with this course and gain skills essential for many jobs and further study.

Topics include:

Unit 1 - Creative reading (Part 1)
Unit 2 - Creative reading (Part 2)
Unit 3 - Creative writing (Part 1)
Unit 4 - Creative writing (Part 2)
Unit 5 - Writer's viewpoints and perspectives: Reading (Part 1)
Unit 6 - Writer's viewpoints and perspectives: Reading (Part 2)
Unit 7 - Writer's viewpoints and perspectives: Writing
Unit 8 - Preparing for the exam (Paper 1)
Unit 9 - Preparing for the exam (Paper 2)

Additional information:
If you plan on studying this course and English is not your first language, we recommend that you download a free course sample from the website to check that you will be able to engage fully with the course.

Additional entry requirements

There are no formal entry requirements for this course, but you need to be able to read and write in English.

Awarding body

Assessment and Qualifications Alliance

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GCSE or equivalent

Study Hours:

Variable - to suit the learner


Beginner IntermediateAdvanced

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No attendance for this course

Course type:

This is a distance learning course

Total time for completion:

No time limit

per course

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