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Spanish at Bishop Luffa School

Course description

A foreign language is a key to open doors to other worlds; Spanish is currently the third most spoken language! It enablesstudents to develop a broader choice of AS courses, as it covers many topics taught in other areas, such as History, Geography, Science, Literature, Economics and Religious Studies. It is useful in the working world as many companies have international links and prefer employees with knowledge of another language. It is also a challenging academic exercise,highly valued at university level, and it is enjoyable.
Students taking a modern foreign language in the Sixth Form will be able to build on their experience at GCSE by increasing their linguistic competence and their selfconfidence to express their ideas in another language. They will gain a more detailed insight into the culture of Spanish speaking countries, improve their general communication and research skills and also learn much about other issues in the world about us.

Entry requirements

Anyone intending to take Spanish at AS or A Level will normally be expected to have achieved a grade A or A* at GCSE, although occasionally a grade B will suffice to start the course.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Bishop Luffa School directly.

Last updated date: 20 May 2014
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Key information

  • Start date: Next September
  • Duration: 2 years