IB HL English A: Language and Literature I (180111A)
This course introduces the critical study and interpretation of written and spoken texts from a wide range of literary and non-literary genres. The formal analysis of texts is supplemented by awareness that meaning is not fixed but can change in respect to contexts of production and consumption. The course is organized into four parts, each focused on the study of either literary or non-literary texts. Students develop skills of literary and textual analysis and also the ability to present their ideas effectively. A key aim is the development of cri cal literacy. Students study 6 works at higher level from a representative selection of genres, periods and places.
- Course level Advanced
- Credits 2
- Semesters 2