GCE A LEVEL in Spanish

GCE A LEVEL in Spanish @ All Hallows Catholic School

For the A/S course, you will study 2 units:

Unit 1: Listening, Reading and Writing

Unit 2: Speaking

For the A2 course in Year 13, you will study a further 2 units:

Unit 3: Listening, Reading and Writing

Unit 4: Speaking

A/S Topics:

Media

Popular Culture

Healthy Living / Lifestyle

Family and Relationships

A/2 Topics:

Environment

Energy

The Multicultural Society

Contemporary Social Issues: Wealth and Poverty, Law and Order, Impact of Scientific and technological progress

2 cultural Topics:

For example:

A period of 20th century history from a target language-speaking country/community

• Main events of the period

• Causes of these events

• The importance/influence/effects of these events

• The ideas and influences of at least two individuals who made a significant impact during the period

• Specific actions of these individuals plus an appraisal of the importance of these actions

• A personal perspective: Would I have liked to live in that period?

For example:

A dramatist or poet from a target language-speaking country/community

• A detailed study of at least one play or collection of poems, plus personal appraisal

• The themes/ideas/messages of the dramatist/poet

• How these themes/ideas/messages are expressed

• What/who influences/inspires the dramatist/poet? Why does he/she feel as he/she does?

• A personal evaluation of the dramatist's/poet's work: Why do I enjoy the work of this dramatist/poet?