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French at Highdown School and Sixth Form Centre

Course description

This specification for AS and A level French is designed to encourage students to:

  • develop an interest in, and enthusiasm for, language learning
  • develop understanding of the language in a variety of contexts and genres
  • communicate confidently, clearly and effectively in the language for a range of purposes
  • develop awareness and understanding of the contemporary society, cultural background and heritage of countries or communities where the language is spoken
  • consider their study of the language in a broader context.
  • derive enjoyment and benefit from language learning
  • acquire knowledge, skills and understanding for practical use, further study and/or employment
  • communicate with speakers of the language
  • take their place in a multilingual global society.

Entry requirements

Grade C GCSE in French

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Highdown School and Sixth Form Centre directly.

Last updated date: 30 May 2014

Key information

  • Start date: Next September
  • Duration: 2 years