German

Exam Board: AQA

 

Course Content:

Subject Content Social issues and trends: Aspects of German – speaking society and multiculturalism in German speaking society

  • Political and artistic culture: Artistic culture in the German speaking world and aspects of political life in the German speaking world
  • Grammar
  • Literary texts and films
  • Individual Research Project

Assessment:

This qualification is linear.  Students will sit examinations at the end of their course two-year course.

 

100% Examination

Paper 1 – Listening, reading and writing – 2 hours 30 minutes/50% of A level

Paper 2 – Writing – 2 hours/20% of A level

Paper 3 – Speaking – 21-23 minutes (including 5 minutes’ preparation time) / 30% of A level

 

Career Opportunities:

The course is a good foundation for students going on to higher education. Students of German have gone on to diverse subjects including: Law, Medicine, Marketing, Business, Travel and Tourism, Translating, Teaching, Engineering, as well as many others.

 

Entry Requirements:

Grade 7 GCSE German