Modern languages students in Year 7 currently study four hours of French per fortnight.
In Y8, students pick up Spanish as an additional language and learn it side by side with their French lessons. In Y9, they continue to develop both languages as well.
In French, students use Métro and the ‘revised national framework for languages approach to becoming a competent linguist’.
In Spanish, students follow the Mira textbook.
Please see detailed information for each year group below.
Students currently have the opportunity to study French or Spanish at GCSE, and follow the AQA course.
The GCSE specifications have been designed to encompass a wide range of contexts or topics. Students will complete 4 examinations (worth 25% each):
Students can be entered at either Higher or Foundation level (your teacher will decide the most appropriate entry through the duration of the course).
Please see detailed information about the GCSE Modern Foreign Language qualifications below.