Assessment objectives

Below are the Assessment Objectives for your Literature exam. Make sure you remember these, as it is important you understand what you’re being assessed on.

ObjectiveWhat does it mean?
AO1Read and understand the texts.
Respond to the texts personally – developing your opinion and thoughts.
Use evidence to support your points.
AO2Analyse the language Brontë has used – why has she done this? Effects?
Analyse how Brontë has created her novel and how it is put together (the structure of it) – why has she done this? Effects?
Analyse the form Brontë has used – why has she written a bildungsroman in the first person? Effects?
AO3Understand how the Victorian period impacted on Brontë's writing. Think about religion, class, family, the role of women, love and marriage.
AO4Write accurately using correct spelling, punctuation and grammar.