Edexcel A-Level English Language and Literature course will explore voices in speech, varieties in language and literature while studying classics authors like Arthur Miller, Emily Bronte and Oscar Wilde.

A-Level English Language and Literature combines both the literary and linguistic sides of English. English is considered a core skill by both universities and employers. This A-Level shows analysis, creative thinking, in-depth research techniques, and reading comprehension.

When can I start the courses? Right away.

How do I study the courses? Online.

Is there a tutor? Yes.

How long are the courses? 1 or 2 years (you decide).

Where can I read full course info? Full course information.

Can I spread the cost of my fees? Yes, we offer simple payment options with no interest.

Online Edexcel A-Level English Language and Literature Frequently Asked Questions:

How do I study the course? Online.
Where can I study from? UK or International.
How long is the course? 1 or 2 years.
Are there entry requirements? English GCSE or equivalent.
What certificate do I get? Pearson Edexcel A-Level English Language and Literature
What can I do with the qualification? Study degree qualifications or higher level Diplomas.
What level is the course? Equivalent to Level 3 Diplomas, USA Advanced Placement Program, Matriculation Certificate.
Are exams included? No, you have to book these separately.
When can I enrol? At any time.

More Information

Your online Edexcel A-Level English Language and Literature course will come with full tutor support for the length of your studies. You will have access through an online learning portal to all materials and information that you need to study and learn in preparation for your examinations.

The course materials have been specially written to enable students to self study the course. You can work through the syllabus at a pace and rate that suits you. Within the course, there is a combination of interactive elements, reading and self assessment questions for students to enjoy and work through as they progress their studies.

You can opt to study this A Level course over 1 year or 2. Fast tracking your learning is the best way to get your results quickly ready for University. If one year isn’t enough for your studies, you can extend your learning time for free.

Examinations for Edexcel A-Level English Language and Literature are held every year in the June examination period. If you need more help or advice regarding studying this course, contact one of our helpful team for more assistance.

Edexcel A-Level English Language and Literature Syllabus

This course will cover the following areas of study:

  • Developing an enthusiasm for English language and literature
  • Use the concepts learned in a variety of contexts
  • Develop a critical and enquiring approach to the study of English language and literature
  • Engage creatively with a wide range of texts
  • Develop skills ad a producer and interpreter of language
  • Develop the ability to study independently and over a sustained time period

Units of study:

Unit 1: Voices in Speech and Writing

Voices in Speech and Writing: An Anthology

Arthur Miller, All My Sons

Unit 2: Varieties in Language and Literature

Emily Bronte, Wuthering Heights

Angela Carter, The Bloody Chamber

Unit 3: Coursework

Oscar Wilde, The Importance of Being Earnest

Wendy Jones, Grayson Perry: A portrait of the Artist as a Young Girl

A Level English Language and Literature works well with:

If you need more UCAS points to enable you to go to University, these A Levels work well with English Language and Literature:

Examination Information

  • Edexcel A-Level examinations can be carried out in the UK or Internationally.
  • Examination period is in the June examination period.
  • Edexcel A-Level English Language and Literature course code: 9EL0
  • Course includes a Non-Examinable Element (NEA).