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French A Level at John Taylor High School Academy

Course description

- Subject Content Social issues and trends - Aspects of French Speaking Society: Current Trends
- Political and artistic culture - Artistic culture in the French speaking world and aspects of political life in the French speaking world
- Grammar
- Literary texts and films
- Individual Research Project


Entry requirements

Grade B GCSE French


This qualification is linear. Students will sit examinations at the end of their two-year course.

A Level - 100% examination
Paper 1 – Listening, reading and writing – 2 hours 30 minutes/50% of A level
Paper 2 – Writing – 2 hours/20% of A level
Paper 3 – Speaking – 21-23 minutes (including 5 minutes preparation time) / 30% of A level

Future opportunities

The course is a good foundation for students going on to higher education. Students of French have gone on to diverse subjects including Law, Medicine, Marketing, Business, Travel and Tourism, Translating, Teaching, Engineering, as well as many others.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact John Taylor High School Academy directly.

Last updated date: 17 August 2017
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