A Level German
Type: A Level
Entry Requirements: Two grade 5s and three 4s in five subject areas at GCSE, to include a minimum of a grade 4 in Mathematics and English Language. German at grade 5 or above is desirable, but not required. You can still choose to study German without having previously studied it at GCSE.
Start Date: Sep 2022
Course Overview

A Level German will allow you to improve your speaking, writing and reading skills to an advanced level. You will also explore the society, culture and current affairs of Germany and German-speaking countries to gain a deeper appreciation of the language.

What will I learn?

You will look at the work of an author and the work of a director, plus focus on topics such as family and relationships, youth trends, multiculturalism and the political and artistic culture of Germany and German-speaking

In addition to these topics, students will do an in-depth study of a literary work and a film.

How will the course be assessed?

You will be assessed by examinations at the end of the two-year course.

You will also be expected to carry out independent study and other personal development activities alongside your programme, such as additional workshops, an Extended Project Qualification, leisure extracurricular activities, volunteering or work experience, or part-time employment.

Materials and other information

You will study in modern classrooms with interactive learning technology, and will have access to up-to-date resources.

At NCC we’re committed to ensuring that your studies are career focused and are linked to your future goals. Develop a new skill, learn how to be a leader, volunteer for a good cause and keep fit through sport. Enhance your learning and make the most of the array of activities on offer to help you stand out from the crowd when applying for university, an Apprenticeship or a job.

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