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Spanish GCE AS/A2 at Virgo Fidelis Convent Senior School

Course description

A2 Level As modules plus Customs, traditions, beliefs National and International events Literarure and the Arts.

Course content

The following general topic areas wil be covered:


Youth culture and concerns

Lifrstyle: Health & Fitness

The world around us

Education and Employment


As above, plus:

Customs, traditions, beliefs

National and International events

Literature and the Arts



Entry requirements

Prospective students require a minimum of Six A*-C at GCSEs including at least a grade B in Spanish and grade C in English Language. Students should have an interest in the language and culture of the country and should also have a sound grasp of grammar and a responsible level of fluency.


AS Modules

Unit 1 : Spoken expression & response in Spanish 8 - 10 mins

Unit 2 : Understanding and written response in Spanish 2hr. 30mins.

A2 Modules

Unit 3 - Understanding and soken response in spanish 11-13 mins

Unit 4 - Research, understanding and written response in Spanish 2hr 30mins.

Future opportunities

You could take this course with other advanced level course or equivalent to prepare for higher education in Spanish, Languages or more general higher education courses. With further training, you could go into a job requiring a knowledge of Spanish or Languages such as a Teacher, Translator, or you may wish to use your Spanish to study or work over in Spain. The course will also 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.

Further information

To find out more about this qualification, contact us, ask your Connexions Personal Adviser or school/college careers staff.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Virgo Fidelis Convent Senior School directly.

Last updated date: 20 May 2014
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Contact details

    • Contact name:
    • Virgo Fidelis Convent Senior School
    • Contact telephone number:
    • 02086559089