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Welsh (1st Language) - AS/A Level at Grŵp Llandrillo Menai

Course description

Are you interested in developing your language skills? An A level in Welsh First language will enable you to explore the subject in great detail through the study of literature, film and culture. An A level in Welsh First Language not only equips you for specific careers including teaching and translation but is valued by many local employers in the public and private sectors.

Course content

Various techniques are used to deliver the course.

Entry requirements

5 GCSEs grades A*-C including Welsh Language and Literature or equivalent vocational qualification

All places are subject to satisfactory interview.


  • Course work
  • Oral exam
  • External assessment

Future opportunities

Higher Education and careers in Education, Translation, the Media and Administration.

Career opportunities
  • University level course such as a Foundation or Honours Degree
  • Employment
  • Continue with studies with a work-based qualification at the college


Further information

Programme code: 0014C03B

This programme is available bilingually at the following campus(es):

  • Bangor
  • Dolgellau
  • Pwllheli

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Grŵp Llandrillo Menai directly.

Last updated date: 06 October 2016

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