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German AS Level (WJEC) at Ryburn Valley High School

Course description

What are the aims of the course? The Scheme of Assessment has a modular structure and to achieve the AS qualification, students will have to do a speaking, listening, reading and written examination. To achieve the 'A/2' level qualification, students will again be assessed by examination in each of the four language skill areas. There will also be a coursework piece to complete which accounts for many marks towards the final grade.A minimum grade B in the MFL at GCSE for the language you wish to study.

Future opportunities

You could take this course to complement other advanced level courses or to prepare for the A2 part of an Advanced GCE in German, which could lead onto higher education in German, other languages or more general higher education courses.With further training, you could go into a job related to German or European Languages such as a Teacher, Translator, or you may wish to use your German to study or work over in Germany.You could also go straight into a job as the AS GCE is a recognised qualification that will help you develop the skills, understanding and knowledge that many employers across lots of industries are looking for, especially in the travel and tourism sector.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Ryburn Valley High School directly.

Last updated date: 20 May 2014
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