SPM


For students sitting for SPM starting from 2011, they will have to study a total of 4 poems, 2 short stories, 1 drama and 1 novel. The new exam format for English Literature component only requires students to answer the poem and novel components only.However, students still need to study the 2 short stories and the drama component for their school exams in form 4 and form 5 depending on their schools and teachers setting the exams.



SPM exam format for English Literature :-



Poem - 5 marks
Novel - 15 marks
___________
Total - 20 marks


Poems
In the Midst Of Hardship - Latiff Mohidin - Form 4
He Had Such Quiet Eyes - Bibsy Soenharjo - Form 4


Nature - H.D Carberry - Form 5
Are You Still Playing Your Flute - Zurinah - Form 5


Short Stories
QWERTYUIOP - Vivien Alcock - Form 4
The Fruitcake Special - Frank Brennan - Form 4


Drama
Gulp And Gasp - John Townsend - Form 4

Novel
Catch Us If You Can - Catherine MacPhail - Form 5