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Chinese Mandarin at Didcot Sixth Form College

Course description

AS Unit 1 Listening, Reading and Writing Examination.

Unit 2 Speaking Examination.

This course is offered over 2 years. Students extend their knowledge of the language and develop and develop their communication skills. They explore and form opinions on topical issues affecting young people while studying aspects of Food/Diet and Health, Transport/Travel and Tourism,Education/Employment, Leisure/Youth Interests and Chineses Festivals. They debate ideas and discuss different viewpoints. They are also encouraged to take part in some enrichment activities such as conferences, exchanges and trips.

Entry requirements

If you achieve at least 5 C grades or above or the equivalent youcould consider Advanced Level courses.However, for the majority of Level 3 subjects B grades at GCSEare required. Specific grade requrements for subjects are available from staff and will be discussed at interview .

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Didcot Sixth Form College directly.

Last updated date: 20 May 2014

Key information

  • Start date: Next September
  • Duration: 2 years