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Spanish A-Level at King's Oak Academy

Course description

Spanish is spoken by at least an estimated 350 million people around the world and is currently the 4th most commonly spoken language worldwide. Promote your linguistic and cultural knowledge through A Level Spanish!

Course content

Year 1

Speaking: Show your ability to converse in Spanish on a variety of topic areas. 
Listening, reading and writing paper: Listening and reading comprehension and an essay component.

Year 2

Speaking: students demonstrate their spoken skill by presenting and taking a stance on a variety of topic areas.
Listening, reading and writing paper: Listening and reading comprehension, translation tasks into both English and Spanish, and a research-based essay linked to an element of culture/society which is of interest to them.


Entry requirements

Grade B in Spanish


Speaking exam conducted internally but all externally marked.

Future opportunities


BA degree in Modern Languages; combined courses such, as Spanish with Politics; Spanish with international management; with tourism, etc.


Journalist; interpreter; publisher; teacher; translator; tour guide; diplomat; banker; buyer; job in industry.


How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact King's Oak Academy directly.

Last updated date: 08 June 2015

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