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German A level at Park View Community School

Course description

AS and A level German aims to develop a wide range of linguistic skills through the study of different topic areas which are relevant to Germany and German speaking countries.

These include topics such as the reunification of Germany, the digital world, fashion and music, film analysis and the culture and traditions of the German-speaking world. Knowledge of German grammar is revised, extended and consolidated during year 12 in particular.

In year 13 the emphasis is placed on developing high quality language in order to access higher grades.

Entry requirements

You will be expected to have achieved a higher level B grade at GCSE.

Students should be committed, hard-working and show a keen interest in the language, people and culture of the German speaking world.

Future opportunities

Studying German as AS/A level is not just for prospective teachers or interpreters.

The vast majority of A level students go on to study German further, in association with law, economics, medicine, engineering, retail management, business studies, and other leisure industry related courses.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Park View Community School directly.

Last updated date: 06 January 2017

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