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Spanish A-Level at Childwall Sports & Science Academy

Course description

A Level Spanish. Topics and themes provide the framework for this development and additionally introduce students to aspects of the culture, in the broadest sense, of countries where Spanish is spoken. Language learning is very rewarding and worthwhile, but it demands commitment, determination and consistent application.

AS Level and A Level Spanish is designed to encourage students to develop understanding of the language in a variety of contexts and genres. Students will strive to communicate confidently, clearly and effectively in the language for a range of purposes. Students will develop an awareness and understanding of the contemporary society, cultural background and heritage of countries where the language is spoken.

AS Level - Leisure and Lifestyles: including travel and tourism, sports, hobbies, entertainment, customs, traditions, healthy living- health and nutrition, diet and exercise; unhealthy living- drugs, smoking, Aids, alcohol etc. The Individual and Society: including relationships and responsibilities, gender issues, youth culture (values, peer groups, fashions and trends etc.), education, vocational training and future careers.

A Level - Environmental Issues: including technology, pollution, global warming, transport, energy, nuclear energy, renewable energies, conservation, recycling and sustainability. Social and Political Issues: including the role of the media, racism, immigration, social exclusion and integration, terrorism, world of work (employment, commerce, globalization etc.)

Entry requirements

Minimum of 5 A*- C grades in at least 4 different GCSE subjects, including Maths, English and at least a B grade in Spanish

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Childwall Sports & Science Academy directly.

Last updated date: 18 May 2015

Key information

  • Start date: Next September
  • Duration: 1-2 Years