Both pre-1914 and contemporary literature is read, include prose, poetry and drama this includes debate novel (pre 1914) poetry (in depth study of a poet ) building critical terminology coursework: close critical analysis of prose passage: 'disgrace' – j m coetzee (1000-word essay) begin emily dickinson poetry. Pre 1914 prose prose is the writing style of text such as a story and in this essay i will evaluate the use of the writing style in pre 1914 mystery prose and the way in which it is creates an effective atmosphere for the reader and how different to the modern, writing style of today the four examples of pre 1914 prose which i will. This will cover all three literature genres: prose, drama & poetry as is split into 2 units: the 2nd essay will be a prose original writing essay focused on an aspect of one of the set drama texts words • the application of critical ideas taken from the pre-released anthology to a text or texts of the candidate's own choice. Three written tasks on drama (pre 1914), prose (pre 1914) and drama (post 1914) one piece of coursework may be an oral response design & technology 60% single integrated project consisting of a 3d product and a concise design folder candidates may use awarding body set project outlines or devise their own. There are controlled assessments on a range of creative texts of different genres (drama, poetry and prose) that will include work by shakespeare, pre-1914 texts there is no controlled assessment or coursework component to the mathematics gcse, instead assessment takes the form of two terminal examinations, the. Paper two: prose 1 hour examination worth 20% of the a level students study two texts linked by theme, one of which must have been written pre- 1900 in the examination, students write one comparative essay exploring both texts paper three: poetry examination lasting 2 hours and 15 minutes worth 30% of the a level.
Coursework – 3 assignment (30%) assignment a -response to poetry published after 1914 assignment b -response to a shakespeare play assignment c - response to prose published before 1914 by the end of the course, candidates will be expected to produce written evidence of attainment in english literature. Chaucer is best known today for the canterbury tales, a collection of stories written in middle english (mostly written in verse although some are in prose), that are presented as part of a story-telling contest by a group of pilgrims as they travel together on a journey from southwark to the shrine of saint thomas becket at. A work book resource on the tell tale heart by edgar allan poe it leads up to a pre-1914 prose coursework plan for how does edgar allan poe create an atmosphere of horror and build tension in the tell tale heart very focused and lots of different tasks including a biographical web search, work on gothic genre.
2 learning objectives: develop knowledge and understanding of gcse english syllabuses develop knowledge and understanding of a range of pre-1914 and post 1914 prose texts, including short stories understand requirements for teaching shakespeare at gcse, and how they relate to prior learning develop a range of. Throughout the key stage, students will study poetry, pre-1914 literature, contemporary novels, non-fiction and drama texts they will also be taught spelling, punctuation and and poetry (40% of the qualification) component 2: post-1914 prose/drama, 19th century prose and unseen poetry (60% of qualification).
A question grid and essay guide to writing about 'a vendetta' for gcse pre-1914 prose coursework. Exploring writing (6 weeks), pre-1914 prose – frankenstein – (literature ao1, 2 the a level comprises of three components: paper one – voices in speech and writing (40%), paper two – varieties in language and literature (40%), and coursework – investigating and creating texts (20%) further information on the.