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Oxford IB Skills and Practice: English A: Language and Literature for the IB Diploma

Supporting the 2011 IB English A syllabus

Brian Chanen and Rob Allison

Suitable for:  IB Diploma Programme students (age 16-18)

Price:  £29.99

ISBN: 978-0-19-912971-3
Publication date: 24/01/2013
Paperback: 208 pages
Dimensions: 297x210mm

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Fully develop all the crucial skills central to assessment in English A Language and Literature. Packed with examiner guidance, assessment support and practical tasks for each part of the 2011 syllabus, this comprehensive guide includes a huge bank of compelling activities, like web text analysis, editorials and poetry to cement exam achievement.


  • Fully address every syllabus component - skills-focused guidance, exercises, practical tasks, assessment support and samples for the each part of the 2011 syllabus
  • Strengthen the key skills - a huge range of activities and techniques in writing, reading and the creation of assessment texts will concretely boost exam results
  • Truly understand assessment standards - examiner commented samples give clear insight into exam expectations and help students construct the best answers
  • Develop involved learners - a bank of truly exciting texts will build interest and motivation, while shaping a critical approach to text analysis
  • Full support for the unique syllabus aspects - help students understand and analyse the construction of meaning in thorough detail, with support from a dynamic bank of source material
  • Trust in quality - written by IB workshop leaders and authors of the most recent syllabus
  • Take a balanced approach - includes lots of web links and suggestions for further study, to ensure learning embraces the IB philosophy

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Table of Contents

1: Introduction
2: Section 1: Language
3: Section 2: Literature