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Welsh First Language -Cymraeg Iaith Gyntaf A Level (WJEC) at Ysgol Gyfun Gymraeg Bryn Tawe

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Course content

Enjoy and develop a sense of pride in Wales and the Welsh Language. Develop better communication skills – a firm foundation for any career! A subject that combines well with a variety of other subjects. An excellent insight into the language, history, culture and traditions of our country in an European context. Develop analytical, philosophical and thinking skills. Improve lingustic skills. Within the course you will have opportunities to be in invoved in: Glan-llyn A Level residential course, mentoring on trips to Llangrannog / Glan-llyn / Millennium Centre, regular visits to the theatre, University lectures, competing in Urdd competitions, Public Speaking, Talwrn y Beirdd, Menter Iaith Abertawe activities, workshops with popular Welsh poets and writers, leading and preparing school Eisteddfod teams, socialising with pupils from other schools and plenty more – the list is endless!

Entry requirements

At least two C grades in Welsh Language and Welsh Literature is required. Experience of studying Welsh on the higher tier would be of benefit. Nevertheless, we will be more than happy to discuss options with every individual pupil.

Further information

Please see school 6th form prospectus

How to apply

You can apply for this course through UCAS Progress. Add this course to your favourites so you can start making an application.

Last updated date: 06 February 2015
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