English Literature A Level Course Content

Year Term 1Term 2Term 3
Year 12Component 3:
Poetry – Poems of the Decade.

Component 2:
Prose Study – The Little Stranger by Sarah Waters and Dracula by Bram Stoker.
Component 1:
Drama – The Duchess of Malfi by John Webster.

Component 4:
Coursework – choosing texts and research.
Year 13Component 1:
Drama – complete the study of The Duchess of Malfi by John Webster.
Twelfth Night by Shakespeare.

Component 3:
Poetry – The Modernists.

Component 4:
Coursework – planning and writing first drafts.
Component 1:
Drama – complete the study of Twelfth Night by Shakespeare.

Component 3:
Poetry – complete the study of The Modernists.

Component 4:
Coursework completion.

Revision of all components.
Revision of all components.