Examination board: CCEA

Scheme of Assessment

Details of assessment

Unit 1: The Study of Prose.

•External examination: Foundation & Higher.

•1 hour paper

•Worth25% of final grade.

Unit 2: The Study of Drama and Poetry. 

  • External examination Foundation & Higher.

•2 hour paper. (Three sections i.e. Section A, B and C)

•Worth50% of final grade.

Unit 3: The Study of Linked Texts.

Controlled Assessment.

•Internally assessed and externally moderated.

•Set task by CCEA.

•Worth25% of final grade.

This is an optional GCSE subject.