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Modern Languages AS/A2 at Bideford College

Course description

A modern language at A level is your door to the world! To dispel a common myth, 95% of theworlds’ population do not speak English! Since languages became optional several years agothe number of British students with a Language qualification has declined steadily to the extentnow that there are many universities offering cash incentives to students taking a first degreecourse in a Modern Foreign Language. Most universities now offer language modules that sitalongside virtually any other discipline. Language graduates have the best record ofemployment after medicine!The world of work wants linguists in this global society we live in! All companies andorganisations and service industries require people, who can listen attentively, speak and writecoherently and who can draw intelligent conclusions from what they have heard and read. Theability to speak another language is a valuable skill that will enhance your marketability in theworkplace.

Entry requirements

Grade B GCSE in the language you wish to study.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Bideford College directly.

Last updated date: 20 May 2014

Key information

  • Start date: Next September
  • Duration: 1-2 Years