A Level English Course

Course Overview

A Level Course in English (AS/A2)

AS/A2 – A level in English Literature. Both AS and A2 level courses and examinations must be successfully completed to gain a full A level.

Specification: AQA (AS) 5741 and AQA (A2) 6741



Course Description

This is a full A Level course in English Literature. On completion of your two part course you will be able to read and interpret a wide range of imaginative works.

Additional Information

Book List

A Level English Literature (AS)

You will need to obtain the following books for this course:

  • for Unit 1, The Modern Novel, Michael Frayn, Spies (Faber ISBN 0571212964)
  • for Unit 2, Shakespeare, Much Ado About Nothing (New Penguin ISBN 0140707093)
  • for Unit 3, Drama, Sheridan The School for Scandal (New Mermaids ISBN 0713662905)
  • for Unit 3, Poetry, Seamus Heaney, Beowulf (Faber ISBN 0571203760)

A Level English Literature (A2)

You will need to obtain the following books for this course:

  • Shakespeare, Hamlet (New Penguin)
  • John Clare, Selected Poems (Everyman Poetry) ISBN 978-0460878234
  • Russell Hoban, Riddley Walker (Bloomsbury)
  • Anthony Burgess, A Clockwork Orange (Penguin Modern Classics)

Please note the difference:
The purchasing of books applies to some A Level courses only. (All books and materials are supplied with all Diploma Courses that are listed on this site – See below).

Please Note:

Please ensure a clear distinction is made between this externally awarded course and all our other listed Open College UK Ltd certificate and diploma course subjects available throughout this website.

This particular course outlined above specifically relates to this page description ONLY and DIFFERS from other Open College UK Ltd courses which may include other items such as FREE membership eligibility, use of designatory lettering, Open College UK Ltd hard-back course content/materials, free CDs and other course related benefits and services offered by us throughout this entire Website.

This particular course is available through the Open College UK Ltd via our partner college in distance learning.
Please email us if you wish to enrol upon this course. We will send you the appropriate information and link to book onto it.

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