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Spanish AS/A Level at The Open Academy

Course description

Studying a language has many benefits for the brain. Linguists typically do better than non-linguists at all of their schoolsubjects, they are even less likely to suffer from degenerative brain conditions such as dementia. Knowledge of foreign languages is a significant asset in the job market as well as greatly enhancing travel and cultural understanding.Language lessons promote vital communication skills and encourage mental agility.

You will have 3 different assessments at the end of the academic year (reading, listening, speaking) and 1 research based essay controlled assessment. Lessons will be 100% Spanish.

Entry requirements

Students following level 3 courses will require 5 Cs or above. You will need GCSE Spanish at least at B grade, be willing to attend a refreshment Spanish course during the last half term in Year 11.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact The Open Academy directly.

Last updated date: 20 March 2015

Key information

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