The topics studied will build on your GCSE and move you towards speaking Spanish fluently and cover:
- Education and employment in Spain and the Spanish speaking world
- Family life in Spanish culture
- Literature and film of Spain
- Equality and Diversity in the Spanish speaking world
You will work in a supportive learning environment where small group tasks build your confidence and teaching staff provide all the help and encouragement you need to excel. You will have dedicated time each week to practice your conversations skills with a fluent speaker.
A number of specifications will be changing and prospectus entries are based on information we have to date. This means that course content may be subject to change.
100% examination: Oral assessment (30%), listening, reading and translation (50%), writing (20%)
5 GCSEs at grade 4-9 (A*-C) including English and Maths + Spanish. Students who have not studied GCSE but have a high level of competence in Spanish will be considered.
There are over 400 million speakers across the world, so studying Spanish language is an excellent way of enhancing your international career prospects. You will also develop linguistic and reasoning skills that are important for any academic route. In addition to studying Languages at university, A Level Spanish is also an asset for degrees in Law, Marketing, PR, Teaching, Journalism and Communications.