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Modern Foreign Languages French, German and Spanish A Level at Skipton Girls' High School

Course description

Is this course for me?

A French, German or Spanish A Level suits those who are interested in the language and who would like to explore the respective cultures while improving their conversational and debating skills. You need to be self-motivated and organised.

Course content

AS Qualification Structure: Media

TV, Advertising, Communication Technology

Popular Culture

Cinema, Music, Fashion Trends

Healthy Living/Lifestyle

Sport/Exercise, Health and Well-being, Holidays


Relationships with Family, Friendships, Marriage and Partnerships

A2 Qualification Structure: Environment

Pollution, Energy, Protecting the Planet

Multicultural Society

Immigration, Integration, Racism

Contemporary Social Issues

Wealth and Poverty, Law and Order, Effects of Science and Technology

2 Cultural Topics

e.g. A period of 20th century history, study of a region, art, film or literature

Entry requirements

A*, A or B at GCSE in the relevant language.

Future opportunities

Students have gone on to study a variety of languages at university, as well as combining languages with courses in Law, Business or Politics.

Speaking a foreign language can open up opportunities in a huge range of careers, as well as offering the chance of living or studying abroad, whether for a short time or permanently.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Skipton Girls' High School directly.

Last updated date: 03 July 2015

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