Why study Modern Foreign Languages(French/Spanish)?
The subject provides opportunities to develop language skills and general knowledge through student focused assessment. With an element of personal choice and a wide range of appealing content and opportunities, the course allows students to gain a greater understanding of another culture. Grammar is studied alongside the various themes. Studying a language helps students to become well-informed world citizens and effective communicators.
|French A Level||Spanish A Level|
Year 12 - Aspects of French-speaking society: current trends
Year 13 - Aspects of French-speaking society: current issues
Year 12 - Aspects of Hispanic society: current trends
Year 13 - Multiculturalism in Hispanic society: current issues
A literary workAn individual research project
Students have individual/group speaking classes with the support of our Foreign Languages Assistant.
What career opportunities are there?
Languages are intellectually challenging, and both universities and employers look more favourably at potential candidates who have a language. Languages are the key to communication and you can combine a language with any other field of study at university, as well as open wider employment opportunities in a global market. Here are just a few possible career fields: International Sales and Marketing, Investment Banking, Law, Education, Government, Journalism, Travel and Tourism.
Syllabus: French / Spanish
Examination Board: AQA
More information: Miss L Bowers