Specimen papers and mark schemes as paper 1 (as): specimen data booklet ( 21 mb) paper 1 (as): specimen mark scheme (3990 kb) paper 1 (as): specimen question paper (1292 kb) paper 2 (as): specimen mark scheme ( 2283 kb) paper 2 (as): specimen question paper (2666 kb). The aim of this area of study is to allow students to explore and analyse language data independently and develop and reflect upon their own writing expertise it requires students to carry out two different kinds of individual research: a language investigation (2,000 words excluding data) a piece of original writing and. A-level english language nea guidance this resource provides guidance in relation to the non-exam assessment component of a-level english language, covering both the language investigation and original writing the guidance is presented in the form of answers to common queries what does the nea consist of. A-level – reformed linear for these specifications you can see the subject grade boundaries english language and literature adv 250 199 177 149 122 95 68 a-level – reformed linear english lang and lit coursework 50 45 43 35 28 21 13 7702 english language. Written exam: 2 hours 30 minutes 100 marks 40% of a-level questions section a - diversity and change one question from a choice of two: either: an evaluative essay on language diversity (30 marks) or: an evaluative essay on language change (30 marks) section b - language discourses two texts about a topic. Specimen papers and mark schemes as paper 1 (as): specimen mark scheme (1313 kb) paper 1 (as): specimen question paper (746 kb) paper 2 (as): specimen mark scheme (935 kb) paper 2 (as): specimen question paper (646 kb).
Our a-level english language specification offers opportunities for students to develop their subject expertise by engaging creatively and critically with a wide range of texts and discourses students will create texts and reflect critically on their own processes of production, while analysing the texts produced by others. I studied aqa english language and literature (a) for as and a2 i got an a overall, so if anyone needs any advice with techniques, essay planning, or anything at all, post here my results were: as (jan exam): a as (june exam): a a2 (coursework): a a2 (june exam): a last edited by thesilvermagnolia. Unit grade boundaries – june 2016 exams maximum grade boundaries and a conversion points code title mark a a b c d e a-level – specifications that use uniform marks ellb4 english language and lit b unit 4 64 60 57 48 39 31 23 engb1 english language b unit 1 96. This part of the subject content focuses on language use in different types of text it is called 'making connections' because it requires students to make active connections between a literary text and some non-literary material the connections must be based either on a chosen theme or on the idea that particular linguistic.
A-level english webinars · co-teaching your as and a-level students · guidance on co-teaching · introducing our new specifications · preparing to teach: presentation (35 mb) preparing to teach: session handout (30 mb) specifications: frequently asked questions (10 mb) summary of changes a- level · summary of. What's assessed remembered places – the representation of place re-creative writing – adapting and shaping original material critical commentary – evaluating own writing methods of language analysis are integrated into the activities assessed written exam: 1 hour 30 minutes 75 marks 50% of as level questions. Exams from june 2016 (as), june 2017 (a-level) cover image · as and a-level english language and literature (7706 7707) teaching from 2015 exams from june 2016 (as), june 2017 (a-level) cover image as and a-level english literature a (7711 7712) teaching from september 2015 exams from 2016 (as), 2017.
Carry forward doesn't apply to modular qualifications where coursework forms the whole unit (for example, most outgoing a-levels) from november 2017, gcse english language resit students can carry forward their spoken language endorsement grades – even if they sat the original exam with a different board. Assessment objectives (aos) are set by ofqual and are the same across all as and a-level english language specifications and all exam boards the exams and non-exam assessment will measure to what extent students have achieved the following assessment objectives ao1: apply appropriate methods of language. Non-exam assessment administration (a-level only) the non-exam assessment ( nea) for the a-level specification only is 'language in action', and consists of an investigation, original writing and a commentary visit aqaorguk/7702 for detailed information about all aspects of nea administration the head of the school or.
A possible route through a-level: linear (701 kb) a possible route through as and a-level: co-teaching (705 kb) assessment guide: using legacy texts and building your own mark schemes (2277 kb) english e-library: our anthologies online · gcse to a-level progression · glossary of key terms and guide to methods of. Sample language investigation extract a-level english language 7702 non- exam assessment: language in action 7702/c for teaching from september 2015 for assessment from june 2017 introduction there are many different approaches to the language investigation nea task and no one-size-fits.