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German at Ormiston Victory Academy

Course description

“ English is simply not enough. We cannot understand the world in English, we need to be aware as never before of other languages and of the ways in which they identify and represent their cultures” - Footitt, October 2001

“ Languages enable you to travel to other countries and feel part of the culture, respect the people living there by making an effort to communicate and not feel like a tourist” “

A language expands your range of thinking”

You will study Media, Culture, Relationships, Healthy living and lifestyles Study a language at AS level and join the exchange program among other trips throughout the year.

Unit 1: Listening, Reading & Writing 70% of AS, 35% of A-Level. 2 hour written examination

Unit 2: Speaking Test 30% of AS, 15% of A-Level. 35 minutes speaking test (including 20 minutes preparation)

Unit 3: Listening, Reading & Writing 35% of A-Level. 2 hours 30 minutes written examination

Unit 4: Speaking Test 15% of A-Level. 35 minutes speaking test (including 20 minutes preparation)

Entry requirements

Seven grade Cs or above at GCSE level including English and Mathematics. Bs are required for the Sciences, English, Humanities and Languages

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Ormiston Victory Academy directly.

Last updated date: 30 May 2014

Key information

  • Start date: Next September
  • Duration: 1-2 Years