Year 12

English Language AS
English Literature AS


English Language AS

Unit 1 – ENGB1 Categorising Texts Exam (60%)
Unit 2 – ENGB2 Creating Texts Course work (40%)

Autumn Half Term 1

Unit 1

Introduction to English Language – Linguistic methods

Unit 2

Genre exploration-textual analysis, identifying GAP

Autumn Half Term 2

Unit 1

Grouping texts
Language and Gender

Unit 2

Coursework piece 1 due, including drafting, editing and commentary

Spring Half Term 1

Unit 1

Mock Exam
Language and Power

Unit 2

Coursework piece 2 due, including drafting, editing and commentary

Spring Half Term 2

Unit 1

Language and Technology

Unit 2

Coursework piece 3 due, including drafting, editing and commentary

Summer Half Term 1

Unit 1

Revision

Unit 2

Final folders completed, including any re-writes. Revision

Summer Half Term 2

Unit 1

AS Exam
Start A2 – How to plan a Language Investigation

Unit 2

AS Exam
Start A2 – How to plan a Language Investigation

English Literature AS

Autumn Half Term 1

Coursework

Reading and studying of text 1 for comparative piece of coursework (2 lessons a week)

Exam

Study of prose text for Section B of the exam paper (3 lessons a week)

Autumn Half Term 2

Coursework

Reading and studying of text 2 for comparative piece of coursework (2 lessons a week)

Exam

Study of prose text for Section B of the exam paper. Practice questions and exemplar essay work (3 lessons a week)

Spring Half Term 1

Coursework

Completion of comparative coursework piece and initial study of text 3 for close study coursework piece (2 lessons a week)

Exam

Study of poetry text for Section A of the exam paper (3 lessons a week)

Spring Half Term 2

Coursework

Completion of close study coursework piece (2 lessons a week)

Exam

Study of poetry text for Section A of the exam paper with mock exam built in and focused exam techniques, practice and analysis

Summer Half Term 1

Coursework

Folder submitted and lessons used for revision for exam

Exam

Revision of key skills for exam
Exam – Friday 16th May am

Summer Half Term 2

Preparation for A2

Students will complete a variety of projects which are designed to develop skills for A2 and to form a contextual basis for texts studied in Year 13