SAM 5064
GCSE Examination Dates 2019
English Literature Component 1 (Shakespeare and Anthology Poetry): Wednesday, 15th May.
English Literature Component 2 (Pre-19th Century prose, Drama and Unseen Poetry): Thursday, 23rd May.
English Language Component 1: Tuesday, June 4th
English Language Component 2: Friday, June 7th.
Spring Bank revision sessions
Two full-day GCSE English Language revision sessions will take place during half-term before the examinations:
Year 11 will be on Wednesday, May 29th.
Year 10 will be on Thursday, May 30th. A letter will be sent home to parents of Year 10 students shortly with full details.
GCSE English Qualifications 

There are two main GCSE courses on offer in the English department at Brighouse High School: English Language and English Literature. They are both linear, exam-only and, as reformed GCSEs, graded 9-1.


The exam board used for both options is WJEC/Eduqas.


Further Resources


Please use the following two links to access full specifications, past papers and exemplar examination materials for English Language and English Literature:


English Language


English Literature


Further revision materials can be accessed here:

English Language - Bitesize

English Literature