Oxford Academy

English

There are ten subject specialist teachers for English. 

We deliver the following number of teaching hours per year group:

Subject

Year

Hours per fortnight

English

7

11

English

8

9

English

9

10

English

10/11

9

English

12/13

8

 

Year 11 AQA GCSE Language

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Course Outline

Revision Guide: Click here 

Click here for Past Papers

Useful Websites:

https://www.youtube.com/user/mrbruff  Youtube channel where a teacher posts videos talking through each exam question. https://www.bbc.co.uk/education/examspecs/zcbchv4

 

Year 11 AQA GCSE Literature

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Set Texts

Shakespeare

Macbeth

19th Century Novel

A Christmas Carol

Modern Texts

Animal Farm

Poetry

Power and Conflict Anthology

Course Outline

Revision Guide:  Click here 

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Useful Websites

 

Flashcards

https://www.shmoop.com/learning-guides/

http://www.sparknotes.com/sparknotes/

http://www.gradesaver.com/study-guides

http://www.litcharts.com/

Popular and accessible study guides for all the set texts.

 

https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCJhuqpyhE8NzYZFkwTzi_7g

Analysis of all the poems form the power and conflict cluster.

https://www.youtube.com/user/mrbruff

Search the literature videos for advice on grade 9 analysis.

Year 12 AQA Literature and Language A Level 

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Course Outline: AS English Literature and Language

Imagined Worlds

The Handmaid’s Tale- Margaret Atwood

Poetic Voices

Selection of poems from Seamus Heaney’s New Selected Poems 1966-1987

Remembered Places

AQA Anthology: Paris

 

AS English Literature and Language

A Level English Literature and Language

Revision Guide: Click here

Click here for Past Papers

Useful Websites:

https://www.shmoop.com/learning-guides/

http://www.sparknotes.com/sparknotes/

http://www.gradesaver.com/study-guides

http://www.litcharts.com/

Helpful websites to revise the set texts

Year 13 AQA Language A Level 

Year 11 AQA GCSE Language

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Course Outline

Revision Guide:  Click here

Click here for Past Papers

Useful Websites

https://www.youtube.com/user/mrbruff

Youtube channel where a teacher posts videos talking through each exam question.

https://www.bbc.co.uk/education/examspecs/zcbchv4

 

Year 13 WJEC Media A Level Specification 

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Course Outline

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Study Guide:

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