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OCR GCSE Eng Lit Component 01: Jane Eyre Scheme Lessons 1 - 7

jallen | Monday April 20, 2015

Categories: KS4, OCR GCSE, OCR GCSE English Literature 2015, Component 01: Exploring Modern & Literary Heritage Texts, Component 01: Exploring Modern & Literary Heritage Texts Schemes, Hot Entries, Prose, Jane Eyre, Writing, Prose Analysis

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  1. OCR GCSE Eng Lit Component 01: Jane Eyre Scheme Lessons 1 - 7
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  3. OCR GCSE English Literature Component 01: Exploring Modern & Literary Heritage Texts Assessment Pack

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  • How the Unit is Assessed

    Exploring modern literary texts (01)

    Assessment Overview - 50% of total GCSE

    • 80 marks
    • 2 hours written paper

    Content Overview - Reading and responding to:

    • one studied modern prose or drama text, including making connections with a thematically linked unseen modern, same-genre extract
    • one studied 19th century prose text.

    Aims and Learning Outcomes

    Courses based on this specification should encourage students to develop knowledge and skills in reading, writing and critical thinking. Through literature, students have a chance to develop culturally and acquire knowledge of the best that has been thought and written. Studying GCSE English Literature should encourage students to read widely for pleasure, and as a preparation for studying literature at a higher level.

    Courses based on this specification should also encourage students to:

    • read a wide range of classic literature fluently and with good understanding, and make connections across their reading
    • read in depth, critically and evaluatively, so that they are able to discuss and explain their understanding and ideas
    • develop the habit of reading widely and often
    • appreciate the depth and power of the English literary heritage
    • write accurately, effectively and analytically about their reading, using Standard English
    • acquire and use a wide vocabulary, including the grammatical terminology and other literary and linguistic terms they need to criticise and analyse what they read

    Exam Questions

    This component is worth 80 marks: 40 marks for Section A and 40 marks for Section B.

    • Section A: Modern prose or drama (25% of total GCSE (9–1)) Learners...

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