Spanish A-Level at Worthing College
The course aims to develop your understanding of the language and culture of Spain and other Spanish speaking countries.
Topics could include media, popular culture, healthy living and reationships.
Continue to develop your language skills through topics such as the environment and the multicultural society, and cotemporary social issues. We will also study a Spanish region and a Spanish film.
You will need a minimum of five GCSE'S at A*-C grade and a grade B or above in Spanish (all papers at Higher Tier)
At AS Level:
- End-of-year exams in Unit 1 (a written paper, testing your reading, listening and writing skills)
- Unit 2 (the speaking test)
At A Level:
- Unit 3 exam (a written paper with a variety of tasks involving comprehension as well as an extended essay)
- Unit 4 exam (speaking test)
Spanish is a recognised academic subject and it is an excellent preparation for higher education in Languages.
There is a wide choice of degree courses focusing on various aspects of Spanish studies, combined degrees such us Business and Spanish, Law and Spanish, and European Studies, which combines cultural, social and language studies. A year studying in a Spanish speaking country usually forms part of the degree course.
Past students can be found in Media, Journalism, Tourism.
A Level Spanish is the necessary background for careers in teaching Spanish at both primary and secondary education.
Students with language qualifications are sought after by employers and this is reflected in enhanced salaries.
How to apply
If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Worthing College directly.