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French GCE AS / A2 at Virgo Fidelis Convent Senior School

Course description


Youth culture and concerns

Lifestyle: Health and Fitness

The world around us

Education and employment


As above plus:

Customs, traditions, beliefs and religions

National and international events

Literature and the arts


Entry requirements

A minimum of Six A*-C at GCSEs including at least a B in French.



Unit 1 : Spoken expression & response in French 8 - 10 mins

Unit 2 : understanding and written response in French 2 hours 30 mins.


Unit 3 : Understanding and spokenresponse in French 11 - 13 mins

Unit 4 : Research, understanding and written response in French 2 hours 30 mins.

Future opportunities

You could take this course with other advanced level course or equivalent to prepare for higher education in French, Languages or more general higher education courses. With further training, you could go into a job related to French or Languages such as a Teacher, Translator, or you may wish to use your French to study or work over in France. The course will also help you develop the skills, understanding and knowledge that many employers across lots of industries are looking for, especially in the travel and tourism sector.

Further information

To find out more about this qualification, contact us, ask your Connexions Personal Adviser or school/college careers staff.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Virgo Fidelis Convent Senior School directly.

Last updated date: 20 May 2014
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Contact details

    • Contact name:
    • Virgo Fidelis Convent Senior School
    • Contact telephone number:
    • 02086559089