Cambridge University Press English Language and Literature


Brad Philpot




The English Language and Literature for the IB Diploma coursebook is a comprehensive and accessible guide for Standard and Higher Level students of the new Language A Language and Literature syllabus for the IB Diploma (from 2011). Written by an experienced, practising IB English teacher, the book covers key concepts in language and literature studies suited to IB students aged 16-19 years. The coursebook includes:

  • Concepts such as the art of poetry and the construction of propaganda
  • Text extracts from World literature (in English and in translation)
  • International media and language sources
  • A wide variety of activities to build skills
  • Materials for exam preparation
  • Guidance on assessment
  • Theory of Knowledge links
  • Extended essay opportunities