Oxford International AQA Examinations: International GCSE English Literature
$29.37

Oxford International AQA Examinations: International GCSE English Literature

By Ken Haworth, Jane Branson
US$ 29.37
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Book Description

The only textbook that has been written for the Oxford AQA International GCSE English Literature specification (9275), for first teaching in September 2016. Written by expert authors who have contributed to the new specification, the clear international approach develops students' reading, writing and critical thinking skills. Packed with examples of Prose, Poetry, Set and Unseen texts and exercises in the first half build strong foundations, developing the key
skills required to critically analyse, evaluate and respond to different types of literature. The second half ensures students are fully prepared for their exams with full support and guidance on each part of the assessment, giving students the opportunity to apply the skills they have learnt to specific
Set and Unseen texts. This textbook helps students to develop the key skills needed for their exams and provides an excellent grounding for further study at A Level.

Table of Contents
  • Front Cover
  • Title Page
  • Conents
  • Becoming a literature student
    • Lesson 1: The benefits of reading literature
    • Understanding the assessment objectives
    • Practising engagement and analysis
  • Part 1 | Developing your literature skills
    • Themes, ideas and contexts
      • Introduction to AO1
      • Exploring theme
      • Developing ideas in texts
      • Looking at context
      • More about context
      • Steps to success
      • Writing about texts
      • AO1: what examiners look for
      • Putting it all together
    • The writer’s craft
      • What is characterisation?
      • Analysing characters
      • How writers use plot
      • Understanding form
      • Understanding structure
      • How writers use language
      • Understanding literary techniques
      • Literary techniques and meaning
      • Stage directions
    • Responding to literary texts
      • Giving an informed, personal response
      • Using specialist terms
      • Writing coherently and accurately
      • Planning and writing a response
      • Organising answers and using evidence
      • Looking at question structure
      • Reviewing AO3
  • Part 2 | Applying your literature skills
    • Responding to prose and drama
      • Reading and collecting evidence
      • Writing about character
      • Writing about relationships
      • Revising themes and ideas
      • Understanding questions
      • Looking at Shakespeare texts
      • Using references and quotations
      • Linking, comparing and contrasting
      • Writing about structure
    • Responding to unseen prose
      • Skimming, scanning and planning
      • Reading in detail
      • Exploring word choices
      • Looking at setting
    • The Poetry Anthology
      • Introduction to ‘People and Places'
      • Meaning and context
      • Language: 1
      • Language: 2
      • Creating images: 1
      • Creating images: 2
      • Form and structure
      • Links and connections
      • Writing about the Anthology poems
      • Writing about your own choice of poem
    • Responding to unseen poetry
      • Introduction to unseen poetry
      • Making meaning
      • Looking at language
      • Form and structure
      • Unseen poetry – planning an answer
      • Unseen poetry – coherent,high-quality writing
      • Preparing for the exam
  • Part 3 | Look how far you’ve come!
    • Reading and responding
    • Reviewing and practising
  • Glossary
  • Back Cover
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