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Languages GCSE at Kingsthorpe College

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Hola! Bonjour! Guten Tag! FRENCH, GERMAN, SPANISH Fancy talking to Thierry Henry, Heidi Klum, Penelope Cruz, Michael Ballach ….. Reasons to do a language: · Businesses need languages. · Learning another language demonstrates a willingness to learn and to think outside the box. · A language gives you the option of studying abroad. · It’s fun - you feel really good when you can speak many languages  You can do French, German and Spanish as options in Year 10. Each language is taught for 5 lessons a fortnight.  You can start Spanish from scratchThe topics covered for Edexcel GCSE are: self; family and friends; house and home; free time; home town; careers and education; holidays, food and drink / healthy living; school  To find out more, speak to your language teacher or see Mr. King (Faculty Director)


Each skill (listening, speaking, reading and writing) is examined at the end of Year 11. It is possible to do either coursework or a writing exam – this will be discussed with your class teacher.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Kingsthorpe College directly.

Last updated date: 16 November 2015
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