Highly detailed and engaging courses covering the Edexcel (Pearson) specification.
Students will revise in detail the three examination components of the specification alongside developing a high level of exam technique.
The components include:
1. Language Variation
2. Child Language
3. Investigating Language
A 3 day intensive revision course which aims to provide second year A Level students with the knowledge, exam technique and confidence to fully achieve their potential in the summer English Language exam.
Simon has taught a range of A Level English courses over the past nine years including English Language, English Literature and Creative Writing, and consequently possesses a wealth of skills and experience. He is an enthusiastic teacher with a genuine passion for English. Simon has a supportive attitude towards all learners, moulding lessons according to their needs. He is also an experienced examiner and moderator, having worked for AQA for over ten years. Simon successfully employs a range of methods and resources to enable his students to be effectively revise and prepare for their Summer exams.
The revision courses will be held at St Mary’s University Twickenham London.
Conveniently located only 30 minutes from central London.
Travel direct to Strawberry Hill station from Waterloo station using the Kingston loopline. The journey takes about 35 minutes and there are usually four trains an hour. You can use an Oyster card for this journey.
St Mary’s is a five minute walk from Strawberry Hill station. Turn left when you leave the station, then walk past Premier Wine and the Post Office on your left and take the second road on your right, which is Waldegrave Gardens. At the end of Waldegrave Gardens, turn right onto Waldegrave Road and St Mary’s main reception is on your left.
St Mary’s is located on Waldegrave Road (A309). If you are using a sat nav, the postcode for the Strawberry Hill campus is TW1 4SX.
You can catch the R68 towards Hampton Court from a bus stop just outside Richmond station. Get off at the Twickenham, King Street stop and then take the 33 towards Fulwell. Get off at the ‘St Mary’s University’ stop, which is just outside of St Mary’s main reception. You can also take the 33 from Richmond, although the bus stop is a 5 minute walk from Richmond station on Sheen Road.
The 33 heading towards Fulwell stops on Richmond Road and York Street in Twickenham. The 33 heading towards Hammersmith stops on Stanley Road and Broad Street (Teddington High Street) in Teddington.