A printable handout created by our english literature team to share with students thinking of choosing as/a level english literature the rubrics for the papers have been amended slightly in order to clarify which assessment objectives are being examined for each section and to give clearer guidance for candidates. Introduction  world literature is a part of the ib english final grade, as the external assessment higher level candidates must submit a world literature 1 and a world literature 2, whilst standard level candidates are only required to submit world literature 1. My coursework is almost double the word limit no one's said anything as of yet, and my grades are good however, i do have a 'back up' for one of my pieces which is 3,000 words alone, incase aqa say that it's too much.
I'm doing a2 aqa lit bthere is a 10% addition to the word limit that you can have meaning on a 1500 word essay the most you can have is 1650 you can get away with slightly more so long as you don't write the word count at the bottom of the essay, don't go too much over 10% over though or they can penalise you for it. On our edexcel a level english literature course you'll read widely and independently, engage creatively and apply your knowledge of literary analysis and evaluation in speech and writing you'll explore the contexts of the texts you're reading and deepen your understanding of the changing traditions of literature in english. English literature writing guide 2 conform to the word limit set for this assignment 9 perhaps some breadth of knowledge of the course as a whole), it is.
Course overview this course features a sampling of british literary heritage from the old english period to 1798 includes literary analysis of such works as beowulf and shakespeare's macbeth, literary forms such as the sonnet and lyric poetry, and works of such british writers as marlowe, donne, jonson, defoe, swift, and pope. Best answer: i'm doing an english literature as (aqa course) this year, and we're allowed 10% over the word limit for our coursework i don't know whether it is the same for your course, but i think you're only allowed to deduct quotations from your word count at degree level - at least that's what my teachers have told me. Gce english language and literature 3 1 introduction the new structure of assessment at advanced level has been introduced for teaching from september 2008. Can i go over the word limit slightly on my english literature coursework i'm doing aqa as english literature: unit 2 and the word limit is 1500 but i'm struggling to get my essay below 1700 words without losing my points of discussion.
Cambridge pre-u literature in english encourages learners to read both closely and widely, to enjoy their reading and to be able to develop a critical and informed response to it the intention is to create a balance of set texts and to encourage teachers and learners to develop and pursue their own interests and enthusiasms. The literature and performance course aims to explore the relationship between literature and theatre the main focus of the course is the interaction between the literary skills of close reading, critical writing and discussion and the practical, aesthetic and symbolic elements of performance. The following criteria apply to the criticial response that hl students write on one of the six prescribed questions criterion a - outline - 2 marks for the critical response, students are asked to write a brief outline of the task that includes the following. This resource provides guidance on the nea requirements for a-level english literature a, and should be read in conjunction with the nea requirements set out in the specification it develops and exemplifies the requirements, but is wholly consistent with them.
Gce english literature lt3 lt2 and lt3 word count advice it is the centre's responsibility to inform students that there is a maximum tolerance. Part 1 of the course aims to deepen students' understanding of works as being products of a time and place artistic, philosophical, sociological, historical and biographical considerations are possible areas of study to enhance understanding of the works. Coursework is a requirement for most english literature specifications, although different boards require slightly different assignments as part of the coursework folder coursework gives you the chance to spend more time making sure your assignments are the best you can produce but in order to achieve this you should.
This coursework guidance is designed to accompany the ocr advanced gce specification in english literature for teaching from september 2008 and was updated after the june 2012 examination series, to reflect. English - english coursework usually takes the form of an extended essay with a title of your choice you're usually given a choice of themes and/or texts to explore, and you could choose a format such as a comparison between a set text and another one.
Component of a-level english language, covering both the language the word count upper limit has been reduced from 2500 words (excluding data) course, will. Aqa a-level english literature coursework - word limit - posted in forums cafe: umm writing my lit essay, a comparative between two texts (in my case paradise lost and lolita) and i only just received it back and have been given two days to write a second and final draft.