Language Analysis of Unseen Prose: Victorian Literature

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Key takeaways
How to identify genre, purpose and audience.
How to comment on the effects of language features.
How to embed and explain quotations.
Kitan CoxHost: As an experienced secondary English teacher, I have taught GCSE and A-Level English (Language and Literature), Media Studies, Extended Project Qualification, Critical Thinking and Drama in a wide range of educational settings in London and Surrey (outstanding secondary schools, academies and a further education college). I am also been involved in motivating students through extracurricular activities inside and outside of school. Additionally, I have a certificate in Life Coaching.

'The Hound of the Baskervilles' features popular detective Sherlock Homes. In this class, students will get an overview of how to analyse a short extract using ‘The Hound of the Baskervilles’. Students will be shown how to identify genre, purpose and audience as well as how to comment on the effects of language features and how to embed and explain quotations. This class is aimed at students in Year 9 but is great for anyone who wants to improve their language analysis skills.

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Suitable for:

This class is suitable for students in Year 9/S3.

Class requirements:
You will need a laptop or device with internet connection to watch the class, as well as a pen and notepad for taking notes.
What to expect:
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