Dracula: Comprehensive Guide for AS/A Level (first teaching 2015)

Set text for:
  • OCR A Level
  • Edexcel AS & A Level

Ready-to-use, detailed study notes guide your students through Stoker's original vampire tale. Fantastically clear and comprehensive analysis will guide your class through the novel's twists and turns, exploring key elements of every chapter in a manageable and student-friendly format.

This essential companion is focused on exam requirements throughout and will make studying this lengthy novel accessible and rewarding for all.

Engage your students!

Includes debate prompts; active learning tasks; further reading suggestions; key literary and linguistic terms; practice essay questions throughout!

Tackles the key stages of text analysis:

  1. Walk-through
    Thorough section-by-section commentary walks students through each chapter
  2. Drawing it all together
    In-depth discussion of whole text focuses on: characterisation, relationships, genre, themes, attitudes and values, language, form, structure, context, literary approaches
  3. Indicative content
    Supports teaching by making sure all key areas are covered

Plus! A glossary of key terms ensures full understanding

What do teachers have to say about this resource? (1251)
'Useful summaries of the novels key themes and ideas... It condenses the novel into much more manageable sections... It is clearly written and gets to the nitty gritty of the novel without irrelevant padding... If you are new to teaching Dracula, this resource offers a very clear, comprehensive introduction to the novels key themes and ideas.' N Alexander, Customer and Independent Reviewer
“An excellent text guide. It is very detailed and comprehensive. The contextual information is very useful and accessible... It would be an excellent companion to studying the text and useful for revision.” - C Parnell, Examiner, Independent Reviewer