This petition was submitted during the 2015–2017 Conservative government

Rejected petition Allow us to have text for the English literature exam.

Seeing as it's 2017, the new english literature paper requires us to remember key quotes from all key characters and selective themes off by heart. I believe this is too much information to memorise considering how many key characters and themes there are for each play/novel.

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No evidence has been submitted yet as it is the first year to try out this new scheme. However, in mock exams, I believe it is very stressful for students.

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