French - A Level at Crompton House CofE Sixth Form
The prestige of French art, music, dance, fashion, cuisine, and cinema makes French a culturally important foreign language, and French literature is one of the richest and most influential in the modern European world.
Studying French at A Level will give you every opportunity to:
• Develop the knowledge and skills you acquired at GSCE Level and therefore use French in a wide range of contexts
• Gain a useful insight into another culture and reflect on various aspects of contemporary society
• Enhance your employment prospects, facilitate your foreign travel and have the enjoyment of using your linguistic skills
The minimum entry requirement for the course is an average of grade B overall in all subjects
English Language grade C
Recommended French GCSE grade B
Exam based assessment
The knowledge of French can open doors to important research, and careers in the fields of medicine, the environment, business, engineering and science and technology. French is one of the world's major international languages: it is spoken by over 200 million people in 43 countries, on five continents. So wherever your future career choice takes you, studying French will give you an advantage.
Learning a foreign language improves your skills of analysis and interpretation and this can complement all your studies. As more and more companies work closely with businesses in other countries many kinds of workers will be needed who can communicate in different languages and understand other cultures. No matter what career you choose, if you have learned a second language, you will have a real advantage
Languages are universally useful and you can combine French with any subject.
How to apply
You can apply for this course through UCAS Progress. Add this course to your favourites so you can start making an application.