Course Overview

Is there really anything better than losing yourself in a good book? Whether you love novels, plays or poetry, studying English Literature allows you to immerse yourself into texts with the aim to scrutinise and debate.

You’ll have the opportunity to excite your mind with different kinds of literature, changing the way you view it. You’ll develop communication skills in both written and spoken language, learn how to argue a point, and be able to analyse and deliver a variety of meaning to text.

An ideal choice for anyone who wants to boost their employability in a wide range of careers, such as teaching, journalism, marketing, and law. On this online course, you’ll analyse a wide variety of poetry, and gain a much more informed understanding of the characters, themes and settings of Romeo and Juliet. Whether your plan is to move onto higher education or to seek employment, this course will set you up with the communication and analytical skills for both. Plus, it’s designed to be studied in your own time, at your own pace, for ultimate flexibility and convenience.

You’ll get all this too:

  • Fast Track – In a rush? You’ll have the option to complete this course within a year.
  • Guaranteed Exam Venue – Finding exam spaces can be tough, so with Oxbridge you’ll get guaranteed access to our network of partnership exam centres around the UK Exam Pass.
  • Guarantee – We’re so confident, if you don’t pass the first time, we’ll support you to the next exam for free.

Course at a glance

Course duration

24

On average it takes our students 8 months to complete this course, however you have up to 24 months.

Awarded by

This course is awarded by Edexcel.

Study Method

Study completely online using our award-winning learning platform, MyOxbridge.

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Whichever career path you decide to choose, our 5‑step process can help you achieve your goals.

Step One

We'll take the time to understand your goals

Step Two

Together we'll develop your learning journey

Step Three

You'll get access to our award-winning learning portal, MyOxbridge. If you like, add a printed version of your course too!

Step Four

Our team of highly qualified tutors are as passionate about your success as you are. That’s why you’ll receive as much one-to-one support as you need from the moment you enrol, right through to receiving your certificate

Step Five

Once you've passed, we’ll review your learning journey, and provide free resources such as our Job Ready or University Ready Pack.

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24

On average, students complete this course in 8 months, but we'll give you up to 24 months.

30mins/day

The learning hours for this course are up to 150 hours, which is around 30 minutes per day for 12 months.

This course can start as soon as you enrol.

We'll give you plenty of time to finish this course, but if you need more time, just ask!

Awarding Body

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Edexcel is the UK’s largest awarding organisation offering academic and vocational qualifications in schools, colleges and work places in the UK and abroad. They have been helping people succeed in life through learning for nearly 2 decades. Edexcel is a multinational education and examination body.

Course Outcomes

Upon successful completion of this home learning course, you will receive a IGCSE in English Literature, issued by Edexcel. This syllabus (1ET4) has been chosen specifically because it is the best suited to distance learning.

Our course code
X802
Qualification Code
1ET4
Official Qualification Title
English Literature IGCSE

Entry requirements

Difficulty
Level two: the equivalent difficulty of a GCSE, usually suitable for most learners of all ages.
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

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