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German A level at Chancellor's School

Course description

Main topics covered

AS

  1. Media (TV; Advertising; Communications Technology)
  2. Culture (Cinema; Music; Fashion)
  3. Healthy Living (Sport & Fitness; Health & Wellbeing; Holidays)
  4. Family & Relationships (Family; Friendships; Marriage & Partnerships)
  5. Grammar to be taught seperately

A2

  1. Our Environment (Environmental pollution; Energy; SOS Earth: Call for action)
  2. Foreign Citizens (Immigration; Integration; Racism)
  3. Today’s Social Questions ( Wealth & Poverty; Law & Order; Science & Technology)
  4. Culture Dossier (Studying a region in the German-speaking world) and (Studying an author from the German-speaking world)
  5. Grammar to be taught alongside the units

Assessment

Assessment Information

Transition – Summer work is set on the school website for prospective A-level students

AS - One assessment after each unit (Listening and Reading to be assessed in class and a writing assignment to be completed for homework). One mock oral will take place in November/December.

A2 - One assessment after each unit (Listening and Reading to be assessed in class). One writing assignment on Berlin is be completed in October/November, one mock oral will take place in January/February, then a second writing assignment on Kafka will take place around April/May.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Chancellor's School directly.

Last updated date: 16 August 2016
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Key information

  • Start date: Next September

Venues

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    • FROM THE NORTH - Take the A1(M) to Hatfield. Exit at Junction 3 and take A1001 signposted Welham Green, then join the A1000 to Potters Bar. After 2 miles at Brookmans Park (transmitting station on left) turn right into George's Wood Road (almost opposite B158, Kentish Lane). After 100 yards turn right into Pine Grove, then after 600 yards left (Signposted) to Chancellor's School.

      FROM M25/SOUTH - From the M25 exit at Junction 24 to Potters Bar. Take the A1000 signposted Hatfield. After about 2.5 miles take a left turn into George's Wood Road (just before B158, Kentish Lane). After 100 yards turn right into Pine Grove, then after 600 yards left (Signposted) to Chancellor's School.