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French AS/A-Level at Highams Park School

Course description

The French AS/A2 Level course is the perfect way to continue with a language, either as a full A level or as an AS level accompaniment to other subjects. It is the route to language specialism and can also enhance your career prospects. Some of the topics covered in year 12 are:- Media, Popular culture, Healthy Living / Lifestyles, Family / Relationships

Entry requirements

To be successful students need to show genuine commitment and interest in all aspects of the language and culture of the country.

Future opportunities

Studying modern languages will give you excellent and varied career opportunities and life-long skills. Language skills are in short supply and can be used in almost any job. Studying a language clearly makes you an effective communicator, both orally and in writing. With an A-Level in French you can do a degree in Modern Languages or a mixed degree involving French e.g. Law and French, Biology and French. You can also be asked to use your skills in any type of work from retail buyer to solicitor. You could take this course with other advanced level course or equivalent to prepare for higher education in French, Languages or more general higher education courses. With further training, you could go into a job related to French or Languages such as a Teacher, Translator, or you may wish to use your French to study or work over in France. The course will also help you develop the skills, understanding and knowledge that many employers across lots of industries are looking for, especially in the travel and tourism sector.

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 Highams Park School directly.

Last updated date: 20 May 2014
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