Gce teacher guidance english language lg3 standardising support issued february 2011 page 2 wjec gce english language a2 lg3 standardising support this booklet is intended to guidance on administration of coursework and its submission 2 the assessment objectives and the assessment grids 3. Candidates who are awarded grades a to c in cambridge igcse first language english are well prepared to follow administration period this component is assessed by the teacher and moderated by cambridge or component 6 speaking and listening coursework (core and the commentary will be included in. I am doing as level english language, and i'm confused on how to write my commentary for my creative writing i just don't i achieved 87/90 in the coursework 0 to put it simply, a commentary is a piece of work in which you need to discuss the decisions you made while writing your creative piece. 6 days ago top marks for summer 2017 marking · new 2018 english language coursework marking events available for booking view our accredited as and a level english language specifications and sample assessment materials, discover how they are entirely co-teachable, and find out about our launch events.
Original writing for a-level english language introduction this guide is written for students who are following gce advanced level (as and a2) syllabuses in english language the coursework folder will contain two pieces of work and the associated commentary will exhibit the following features: the total length of the. This blog post will provide some guidance on completing the commentary for the nea and useful tips what is the commentary the commentary is designed to enable you to explain the decisions you have made in writing your piece and the language levels that you have employed and replicated following.
Language change over time section b: english in the twenty-first century one question based on the ways language is used in the twenty-first century ¾ one question, from a choice of two, requiring two original writing responses and one commentary 2500-3500 word language investigation based on the study. In adapting the material i was given, my most important considerations were audience, purpose and genre the audience for the original text were a level english language students my audience were young mothers, who could not be expected to have any pre-existing knowledge of linguistics it was therefore necessary.
How to write a literary commentary a literary commentary is a detailed analysis of a passage of text, focusing specifically on the text itself it should identify the speaker or narrator in the text then, think about how the voice of the text is reflected in the word choice, the language, and the diction in the text. I have to write a commentary on a piece of coursework i have completed basically my teacher has given me to help or guidelines so i was just wondering if anyone has doen one before and could give me some advice please thank you 25th april 2007 anonymous 1 2 what sort of commentary, anon. Help for teachers with coursework for a-level creative writing 2750 the assessment of the commentary is informed by the writing but not vice-versa submitted for english literature cannot also be submitted for creative writing nor can a story or article offered for assessment in english language or media studies.
Language in action a non-examined assessment involving a 2,000 word investigation into an aspect of language which interests the student personally and a piece of creative writing with commentary, totalling 1,500 words.