WJEC AS 136301; A2 13640 
Why study Spanish?

If you prefer to stay in your own corner of the world and are not open to new cultures: don’t read on ... if you can answer yes to any of these, Spanish is for you: 
  • Do you want to travel? 
  • Are you interested in different cultures? 
  • Would you like to work abroad? 
  • Do you want a transferable skill that is valued by employers in a variety of fields? 
Course Requirements
5 A*-C GCSE passes, including Spanish minimum grade C

Course Outline
    AS Level

    • In-depth study of the Spanish Language and grammar
    • Topic work including tourism and travel, sport, education in Spain and social issues
    • Conversation classes in small groups with a Spanish native speaker every week

    A2 Level

    • Continue to study language and grammar
    • Topic work including current affairs, media, the environment and working in a Spanish speaking country
    • Conversation classes with a Spanish native speaker every week
    • Spanish literature which could include novels or plays by different authors
    • Spanish region
    • Visits to see Spanish films and plays

    How the Course is Assessed
      AS: 2 exams in June: (i) speaking; (ii) listening, reading and writing 
      A2: 2 exams in June: (i) speaking (ii) listening, reading and writing

      Links to Careers
        The Diplomatic Corps (aim high), Banking, Law, Marketing, Advertising, Travel, Human Resources, Journalism, Translating and Interpreting, Teaching, Fashion and many more.

        Links to University

        Languages degrees are seen as a strong, academic qualification by employers. Most universities offer a range of languages to study, as Single Honours (where you study 1 language), or Joint Honours (where you study 2 languages, or a language plus 
        another subject).

        Syllabus: AS/A2 Spanish
        Examination Board: WJEC AS 136301; A2 13640 
        More Information: Ms.. K Kemble -