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English Language is a creative and engaging subject. Equipping you with core skills in reading, writing, speaking and listening; it is integral to success across the curriculum as well as in future life.

Over the duration of the GCSE English course, you will have the opportunity to engage with a wide variety of fiction and non-fiction texts from across the 19th, 20th and 21st centuries. You will have the chance to find your own ‘voice’ when writing creatively or expressing a viewpoint. Approaches to learning in lessons are varied, with experienced and enthusiastic teachers tailoring lessons to the needs of the individuals within their groups, preparing you to meet the challenge of the 100% terminal examination.

In addition, you will have the opportunity to make a formal spoken language presentation, which is endorsed separately by the examination board.