Accessibility links

French A-Level at Hereford Cathedral School

Course description

Employability as many employers see a language as a plus.

Confidence and enjoyment in mastering another language.

Awareness of French-speaking societies and cultures.

Study skills including listening skills and essay writing, research and planning

Problem-solving and thinking skills

Communicative skills including debating

Understanding of cross-curricular topics including Geography, Economics and Literature

Course content

AS: leisure and lifestyles including entertainment and the individual and society, including education and youth culture.

A2: film, literature, the environment and social & political issues.

Entry requirements

GCSE grade A* or A

Future opportunities

You can combine languages with any other A Level or degree subject.  Employers look for the key skills that language students have, so studying a language increases your options. You can also work abroad or specialise in language specific jobs such as interpreting, translation or the Foreign Office.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Hereford Cathedral School directly.

Last updated date: 20 July 2016

Key information