The KS3 curriculum for languages aims to ensure that all students:
Students are set for Year 7 for two hours of French per week and one hour of second language per week, Spanish and German for 6 months each. In Year 8 students are offered the chance to choose their preferred language for two hours a week with the second language offered for one hour a week. In Year 9 students are encouraged to chosoe one language for three hours with a small number opting to continue with 2 languages if they are likely to chose 2 languages as an option for GCSE.
Year 7 Areas of study
Year 8 Areas of Study
Year 9 Areas of study
The GCSE specification in Languages will enable students to:
Students are prepared for assessment in Speaking (25%), Listening (25%), Reading (25%) and Writing (25%).
Students are offered GCSE in French, German and Spanish as part of the curriculum. The EDUQAS examination board is used for MFL. (Additional heritage language GCSEs are taken by some students outside of the curriculum, such as Italian, Portuguese, Urdu, Chinese and Polish).
Students are taught in mixed ability classes at KS4.
Year 10 Areas of study
Year 11 Areas of study
Further information can be found by following the link below:
Area Leader for MFL