Welsh A Level at Ysgol Y Strade
The course is open to all pupils. The will to study literature is essential as well as good oral and written communication skills. The students that study Welsh are seen as language champions in the sixth form and the school.
CY1: Drama and film studies
CY2: Written course Work
CY3: Twenty-first Century Poems. Grammar.
CY4: Novel and synoptic assessment
CY5: Y Chwedlau, yr Hengerdd a’r Cywyddau
CY6: Synoptic assessment, poetry, prose, creative writing and translation
Although each student will be considered on an individual basis for entry onto the course it would be beneficial to have grades C or above in Language and Literature.
CY1: Oral examination (¾ hr)
CY2: Opinion, Scripting, Creative writing
CY3: Examination 2hr
CY4: Oral examination (¾hr)
CY5: Examination 1½ hr
CY6: Examination 2 ¼hr
- Studying Europe’s oldest literature
- Improve your Welsh
- Gain a qualification that opens many doors
- Increase understanding of Wales and the language
- A chance to write creatively
Examining Body: WJEC
How to apply
If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Ysgol Y Strade directly.