If you’re interested in poetry or literature, our home study English literature course will allow you to pursue your passion while developing skills of analysis and critique. With greater knowledge of literary techniques, form, vocabulary and imagery, you’ll find you’re better equipped to understand exactly what the author is trying to convey. You will get more out of what you’re reading. Having IGCSE English Literature is useful if you wish to study the subject at A-Level. IGCSE English Literature improves the analytical skills that are useful in many other subject areas.
If you’re interested in poetry or literature, our home study English literature course will allow you to pursue your passion while developing skills of analysis and critique. With greater knowledge […]
If you don’t pass the first time, we’ll support you to the next exam for free
Access to our Country-wide network of exam centres (guaranteed exam venue)
We contact you, help you write a study plan and support you throughout.
You should allow for between 120 and 150 hours’ study time, plus additional time for completing assignments.
Our course is delivered via our online learning platform as this provides learners with a dynamic and engaging experience. Don’t worry, if you prefer, you can print the learning materials yourself. The learning resources are in a range of different media including videos, e-books, and online quizzes.
You will benefit from our personal tutor support for a period of up to 18 months from the date of enrolment.
All enrolments will be for exams in Summer 2021.
You will be required to complete the two standard IGCSE standard written exams.
We provide a guaranteed exam space in one of our exam centres around the country, to take away the hassle of needing to find your own. Check where your closest exam centre is.
During your course, you will also be required to complete one introductory assignment and nine assignments. These do not contribute towards your final grade but provide you with an opportunity to submit work to your tutor for marking and feedback. This will help you to gauge your progress as you work through the course. There is no coursework to complete. All exams must be taken in the same session.
Upon successful completion of this home learning course, you will receive a IGCSE in English Literature, issued by CAIE. This syllabus has been chosen specifically because it is the best suited to distance learning.
Difficulty - Level 2
Entry requirements - There are no formal entry requirements for this course, however, it is recommended that you have an intermediate ability to read and write English.
We have some answers to common student questions, but if you can't find the answer you're looking for then please contact us and we will do everything we can to answer your questions.
You will need to pay separately for your final examinations. You will be supplied with an eTextbook to support you on the course. However, additional texts may also need to be purchased to supplement you learning on the course.
Yes. there will be additional fees for your exams that are payable to the centre upon booking Your personal tutor can provide more details.
The following eText is included free with your course: Cambridge IGCSE Literature in English Coursebook, Second Edition by Russell Carey. There are additional texts you will need to read: (1) Songs of Ourselves Vol 1, Part 3 - Poetry Anthology) (2) 1984, George Orwell (3) The Crucible, Arthur Miller (3) Romeo & Juliet, William Shakespeare
That’s fine, this course can be studied anywhere and is completed by submitting Tutor marked assignments (TMAs).