Spanish A Level

Languages, Literature and Culture

Languages, Literature and Culture
Languages, Literature and Culture
We are only accepting one application per candidate.

What will you be working towards?

Code AS23
Qualification Type GCE A/AS Level or Equivalent
Qualification Level Level 3
Course type Full Time


Social issues and trends in Spanish society

Students will study aspects of Spanish-speaking society and will gain an understanding of current trends in Spain and Spanish speaking countries such as the changing nature of family and the impact of technology in everyday life.

Political and artistic culture

Students will study the Artistic culture in the Spanish-speaking world. They will gain knowledge of Spanish-speaking music and festivals alongside an appreciation of the importance of Spanish heritage.

Students will study the benefits of living in an ethnically diverse Spanish-speaking society. They will consider the need to promote diversity to create a richer world and will discuss some political issues concerning immigration, monarchies and dictatorships in Spanish speaking countries.


Students will continue to study Spanish grammar to give them the confidence to manipulate the language to speak and write Spanish fluently.


Social issues and trends in Spanish society

Political and artistic culture


How will it be delivered?

All sections of the course are assessed by examination as outlined below.

Paper 1 Listening, Reading & Writing (40%)

Paper 2 Writing (30%)

Paper 3 Speaking (30%)


Entry requirements

GCSE grade 6 in Spanish

Your next steps...

The course lays the foundation for any further study of languages or related subjects in higher education. Possible careers include: Business, Management, Banking, Teaching, Translating and Tourist Industry.