Spanish

A Level Curriculum

Exam Board: Edexcel

Year 12 and 13

 The A Level in Spanish has been designed to enthuse students through the study of the language, literature, film and culture of the Spanish-speaking world. Throughout the course students should develop an advanced level knowledge and understanding of the Spanish language, the culture of Spain and other Spanish-speaking countries, as well as practical and valuable language and transferable study skills. The course will prepare students for higher education and enhance their employability profile. Inspiring and engaging themes, literary texts and films will constitute the core of the course encouraging creativity, spontaneity and confident knowledge and application of grammar

 

Year 12

The course will cover two main themes throughout the year:

  • Evolution of Spanish society
  • Political and artistical culture in the Spanish speaking world

 

Year 13

The course will cover two main themes throughout the year:

  • Immigration and the multicultural Spanish society
  • Franco’s dictatorship and transition to democracy