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German A Level at The Kingsway Academy

Course description

There will be opportunities for language development trips to the country of the target language or enhancement courses in the UK.

Course content

Topics covered during course: Year 1 AS Level to include the following topics Media and TV, Popular Culture, Healthy Living and Lifestyle, Family and relationships Year 2 A2 to include the following topics Environmental issues, Multicultural society, Contemporary social issues

Entry requirements

5 GCSE A-C including English and Maths. GCSE German grade B or above.

Assessment

Assessment is by 4 Unit tests: Units 1 and 2 at AS level, and Units 3 and 4 at A2 Level. AS Unit 1: Listening, reading and writing assessment material based on the topics of the AS course. 2 hours’ duration. 70% of the AS course / 35% of A Level. AS Unit 2: Speaking assessment from a stimulus card and a conversation on three further topics of the AS course. 35 minutes’ duration. 30% of the AS course and 15% of A level.

Financial information

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Future opportunities

Further / Higher Education pathways: University degree or entry to another course using the A level as a subsidiary subject or supporting qualification. BTEC or other applied National Diploma. Linked Careers: Banking, Insurance, Leisure industry, Hospitality – hotels and catering, Transport and travel, Holiday company representatives, International business and commerce

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact The Kingsway Academy directly.

Last updated date: 26 May 2015
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