Of gcse english literature in the post-14 assessment and accountability regime, and in so doing potentially texts syllabus from 1971–1986 (a minimum of three texts including a shakespeare play) and a syllabus coursework assignments and therefore for students to spend countless hours on completing assessment. Exam board content from bbc bitesize for students in england, northern ireland or wales choose the exam specification that matches the one you study. Key stage 4/gcse gcse english gcse english literature english ks2/3, gcse english: aqa anthology aqa anthology - poetry aqa anthology - prose gcse english: original gcse literature: shakespeare gcse literature: and updated gcse - coursework: speaking and listening and writing this is a new guide. Gcse (9–1) english literature romeo and juliet – shakespeare – exemplar candidate work 3 extract-based questions it is important when answering these questions to maintain a balance between the assessment objectives these are: ao1: read, understand and respond to texts: maintain a critical style develop an. About the author: jon seal has been a teacher for over 27 years, with experience as a head of english and head of drama & media studies he has written teacher guides and scripted dvd material, and is the author of three cambridge university press student books for the new aqa gcse in english literature.
Shakespeare play was a compulsory element and a requirement to study an additional pre-1900 text had been added number of tasks in coursework would be common to the award of both gcse english and english literature there was evidence from both aqa and edexcel that performances from the foundation tier. This teaching guide for high-ability students is designed as a self-contained unit which can be used to produce the aqa a gcse shakespeare coursework the aqa a shakespeare coursework is what is termed as a 'cross-over' piece therefore, if you are using it for assessment for both english and english literature. 1 gcse english literature for assessment and certification in 2014 (version 11) contents 1 introduction 2 1a why choose aqa 2 1b why choose gcse english literature 3 1c unit 3: the significance of shakespeare and the english literary heritage 11 3d using the jcq form notification of lost coursework. Monarch had a fascination with witchcraft and shakespeare was writing for the monarch) i always like to end the paragraph linking back to the question again, as it stops me from rambling then, don't forget to conclude keep it brief again, summing up the points you have made, perhaps suggesting which.
Information about the edexcel gcse (9-1) in english literature from 2015 for students and teachers, including the draft specification and other key documents. Aqa gcse english & english literature printable student booklet on shakespeare coursework - macbeth prepares students for an oral or written coursework on act ii scene 3.
Significant changes to key stage 4, tougher exams, less coursework, exams at the end of the two year course, new grading system gap between boys and girls is widening aqa gcse english language and literature course aqa gcse english paper 1: shakespeare & c19th novel what's assessed. A secondary school revision resource for gcse english literature about sample questions for shakespeare's macbeth your teacher will decide what task you must complete for your macbeth gcse coursework some tasks are written and some are part of speaking and listening however, the basic approach to the play ,. For year 11 students, after school support will be available from their class teacher every week, to assist with revision and coursework year 10: year 10 aqa gcse english literature controlled assessment (25%): shakespeare's much ado about nothing and a collection of 15 poems examination (75%): unit 1 – of. Direct your students to achieve stand-out success in their shakespeare questions with the only gcse play texts matched to the 2015 aqa and wjec eduqas specifications ease the transition from coursework to terminal assessment, offering in-depth exam guidance and preparation • cut down your new spec planning.
The english literature gcse and a level revision section covering prose, poetry, hamlet, much ado about nothing, spies, the tempest and the winter's tale. Our english literature gcse series have been created to aid both students and teachers throughout their coursework and in preparation for the exams written gcse ocr 23 tutorials available 23 tutorials total romeo and juliet is one of shakespeare's greatest and best loved tragedies in this series for gcse english. Follow and revise the simple method and tips in this video to achieve a every time thanks for watching please subscribe and then keep revising: register for hundreds of free videos covering english, maths and science for gcse and a-level revision at.
You will achieve 2 gcses in english you have no coursework everything you learn over the two years will be assessed by exams at the end of the two years paper one literature section a shakespeare section b 19th century text 1 hour 45 minutes 64 marks in total 40% of the literature exam shakespeare. Gcse set texts for these exam boards aqa: aqa gcse english literature set texts cie: cie igcse english literature set texts edexcel: key stage 3 classic titles william shakespeare poets seminal world literature books for 14+ readers history crime/thriller/horror mystery/adventure/action short stories.
Preparing for the new gcse english 1 gcse english specifications how let's think in english can help laurie smith april 2014 coursework and controlled conditions assessments 4 • coursework and controlled conditions assessments eng lit – shakespeare, 19th century novel, poetry including romantics, british. English literature gcse distance learning course with oxford open learning you can study a wide range of gcse courses by home study: english, maths, french, history, geography and much more. Buy my revision guides: gcse english language paperback fqqlih2 gcse english language ebook guide-to-gcse.
Scheme of assessment find past papers and mark schemes, and specimen papers for new courses, on our website at aqaorguk/pastpapers this specification is designed to be taken over two years with all assessments taken at the end of the course gcse exams and certification for this specification are available for the. English 2007, aqa specification a coursework 40% of the total marks speaking and listening (en1) three assessed activities 20% two responses to reading ( en2) and two responses to writing (en3), comprising: ♢ shakespeare (en2) (5%) ♢ prose study (en2) (5%) ♢ media (en3 analyse, review, comment) (5%. Context, plot, character, dramatic effect, themes, language, sample question. Questions section a shakespeare: students will answer one question on their play of choice they will be required to write in detail about an extract from the play and then to write about the play as a whole section b the 19th-century novel: students will answer one question on their novel of choice they will be required to.