Key Stage 4
students follow the specification for the Edexcel Examination Board. They are assessed on all four skills
Writing and Speaking). We learn a variety of topics such as Holidays, Work,
Hobbies, Leisure Activities, Personal Life, School, and Future Plans
GCSE French Specification
30% Writing (Controlled Assessments)
30% Speaking (Controlled Assessments)
20% Reading (Exam taken in Summer of Year 11)
20% Listening (Exam taken in the Summer of Year 11)
Link to the Examination Board:
Subject code: FR01
NVQ Business & Language
opt to study the NVQ Business and Language course they will learn how to
communicate and express themselves using the foreign language in a business
environment, enabling them to deal with issues such as completing order forms, greeting visitors and understanding invoices.
Pupils follow the OCR Specification.
In Year 10 pupils complete Level 1 (GCSE equivalent D),
In Year 11 pupils complete Level 2 (GCSE equivalent B)
Pupils are assessed in Reading, Writing, Speaking and Listening skills at various times throughout the course.
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