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French / Ffrangeg A & AS Level WJEC at Ysgol Gyfun Gwyr

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Course content

French Study one of the worlds main languages at a higher level. Gain confidence and develop into a more rounded individual by understanding and enjoying other cultures. Ensure a strong and balanced combination of subjects across the curriculum. Develop a skill which will extend career opportunities in many fields including business, engineering, marketing, science, tourism, the media and technology. Be able to communicate with people all over the world. Raise the standard of a students own language and be able to learn other languages more quickly. Be able to travel with ease in over 40 countries where French is spoken or spend a period of time in the future studying or working abroad. Master an academic discipline that strengthens communication skills, thinking skills, and memory skills. In the course, themes of interest to young people will be studied, such as travel, leisure, sport, fashion, and entertainment. In addition, the course will develop the students awareness of social issues such as health, young peoples problems, education, racism, equal opportunities, moral and political questions. Varied learning methods are used with an emphasis on oral work and the use of current media materials. An integral part of studying a foreign language is visiting the home country. If possible, a visit to France will be organised during the course. There will be an opportunity to attend extra-curricular activities, such as the film club and assisting younger pupils in language lessons.

Further information

Please see school 6th form prospectus

How to apply

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Last updated date: 20 May 2014
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