Grade 11 Diploma Language A Literature (HL/SL), English

The Diploma Language A Literature Programme aims to develop the students’ powers of expression in both oral and written formats. A wide range of activities are provided to enhance and develop the highly sophisticated skills required in the critical study of literature. The programme of study demands a personal appreciation of literature and developing a solid understanding of the techniques involved in literary study and criticism. The course introduces students to literary classics and a range of modern writing in different literary genres, styles and contexts.It also promotes an international perspective through the comparative study of works from the students’ own culture and other cultures. This course promotes in students an enjoyment of and a lifelong interest in literature.

Semester 1/Year 1

Part 4 School’s Free Choice


The Awakening


Semester 2/Year 1

Part 1 Works in Translation

The Sorrow of War, Bao Ninh

A Day in the Life of Ivan Denisovich, Solzenhytsin

Mulberry and Peach, Nieh (HL)

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