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*Spanish A-Level at President Kennedy School

Course description

A-level Spanish helps students develop confident, effective communication skills in Spanish and a thorough understanding of the culture of countries and communities where Spanish is spoken. It develops an interest in, and enthusiasm for, language learning and encourages students to consider their study of the language in a broader context.

Course content

This four-unit specification requires students to develop their ability to write and speak in Spanish with accurate grammar and syntax for a range of purposes and to understand written or spoken Spanish in a variety of contexts and genres

Entry requirements

Standard Minimum Level 3 Entry Requirement of 5 GCSEs A*- C inc. Maths and English.

B grade in Spanish if studied at GCSE.


• Component 1 – Listening, reading and writing 40%

• Component 2 – Writing – 30%

• Component 3 –Speaking – 30%

Future opportunities

Russell group universities, teaching, translating, living and working abroad. Any employment where communication is a key element.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact President Kennedy School directly.

Last updated date: 09 October 2015

Key information

  • Start date: Next September
  • Duration: 2 years
  • Course code: 50022064 (AS) 50022143 (A2)