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Modern Foreign Languages A Level at St Michael's Catholic College

Course description

During the two years, students build on their prior knowledge and expand their understanding of the structure of French or Spanish in order to develop their interest in the culture and current affairs of the country whose language they are studying.

The following exams are taken at the end of year 13:

Paper 1: Listening, reading and writing. 2hr 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.

Some of topics studied:

    • Immigration
    • Racism
    • Equal rights
    • Cyberspace
    • Contemporary French/Spanish music
    • Cultural heritage
    • Today’s youth, tomorrow’s citizens
    • Cinema
    • The changing nature of family
    • How criminals are treated

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact St Michael's Catholic College directly.

Last updated date: 21 December 2016
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