Getting to Know… L’Étranger (2nd Edition)

Suitable for:
  • AQA AS & A Level
  • Edexcel A Level
  • Eduqas A Level
  • CCEA AS Level

Ready-to-use research tasks, worksheets, background information and practice exam questions ensure comprehensive understanding of L’Étranger. Students will gain insight into one of Albert Camus’ most famous works, including the philosophy of the absurd, as well as key themes such as death and the role of women, and be fully prepared for the AQA, Edexcel, Eduqas or CCEA writing exam. The structure offers the perfect balance between guided classwork and independent study:

  • Before: Tasks introduce students to the author, the genre, and key context to understand the book.
  • During: Working through parts 1 and 2, students complete varied activities based on comprehension and analysis of the text, while also developing their French language skills.
  • After: Key aspects of the book are explored, such as themes, characters, symbolism and writing style. Exam-style questions per board and level, as well as tips, are provided as final preparation for the exam.

  • Answers are provided for all activities, including model essays and indicative content for the exam-style questions.