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English Language

WELCOME TO

English Language at Wigston College

What is the course all about?

Click here to meet your teacher:

Miss Bent

Over the A Level course, you will explore:

– The linguistic frameworks that writers use to create meaning in texts.

– Language variation: including how language is used by different groups, genders, regional dialects and occupational language.

– How children acquire language – from birth to 10 years.

– How language has changed from 1600s to the present day.

– You will also get a chance to do some directed writing in the form of expressing opinions.

– You will also get the opportunity to carry out your own language investigation and complete some original writing (In Year 13).