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A Level French at Bournemouth School for Girls

Course description

A qualification in French will greatly enhance your chances of selection for interview in a whole range of careers and will increase your opportunities to work in EC countries.

Effective foreign language learning equips pupils with a skill which is advantageous to adult life and work. Our success in industry and commerce when we are dealing with countries whose language is not English partly depends on our willingness and ability to communicate with potential customers in their own language.

Course content

AS Level

UNIT 1 - Oral Description of Subject Content

Candidates will be required to converse in French on a
general topic area chosen in advance.


UNIT 2 - Listening, Reading and Writing Description of Subject Content

Candidates will be required to listen, read and respond
mostly in French to a variety of tasks.

A2 Level


UNIT 3 - Oral Description of Subject Content

Debate with examiner on a topic of student's choosing leading to discussion on more general themes.


UNIT 4 - Writing Description of Subject Content

Candidates will demonstrate skills in research/understanding and written response in French.

Entry requirements

GCSE grade B or above in French is a minimum requirement.

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 Bournemouth School for Girls directly.

Last updated date: 20 April 2015
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