Modern Foreign Languages are among the most highly sought after of all A level qualifications and will enhance any student’s employment prospects. The study of foreign languages, literatures and cultures is also an enthralling academic discipline in its own right. French A level will be delivered by a team of highly experienced linguists and native speakers, dedicated to enabling greater fluency and high level understanding of the discipline.
The course is based around four topic areas:
1. Youth Culture and Concerns
2. Lifestyle: Health and Fitness
3. The World Around Us: Travel, Tourism, Environmental Issues and the French-Speaking World
4. Education and Employment
A2 includes these same topic areas as well as Customs, Traditions, Beliefs and Religions. National and international events: past, present and future Literature and the arts are also covered at A2.
Careers involving languages include translation and interpreting work as well as adding a highly desirable dimension to any career portfolio. Fluency in an additional language vastly enhances any individual’s ability to work internationally.
Exam Board: Edexcel