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*French GCSE (One Year) at The Westwood Academy (West Coventry Sixth Form)

Course content

The aims of the syllabus are to:

  • encourage candidates to identify and use language learning skills;
  • encourage candidates to communicate effectively in the target language;
  • develop candidates' awareness of language and its cultural context

Assessment

Listening Test

Foundation Tier 35 mins (+ 5 mins reading time)
-Non verbal and short answer questions
Higher Tier 45 mins (+5 mins reading time)
-Mainly short and some longer answer questions.

20% of GCSE Grade

Reading Test

Foundation Tier 35 mins
-Non verbal and short answer questions
Higher Tier 45 mins
-Mainly short and some longer answer questions.

20% of GCSE Grade

Coursework

Two pieces of written work drawn from a range of topics in the specification.

30% of GCSE Grade

Speaking Test

Two tasks of 4-6 minutes each drawn from a range of topics in the specification.

30% of GCSE Grade

Financial information

None

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact The Westwood Academy (West Coventry Sixth Form) directly.

Last updated date: 20 May 2014
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Key information

  • Start date: Unknown
  • Duration: 0 Weeks - 52 Weeks

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