Spanish AS Level - 8685
UE:This subject is equivalent to a subject on the ‘approved list’ for University Entrance.
Recommended Background:Students should have successfully completed Spanish IGCSE or similar. Students who have not completed Spanish IGCSE must apply to the Languages Faculty Head.
Course Description:This course covers speaking, reading and writing and essay writing. All textual material used in the examination will be drawn from a wide range of topical areas with reference to countries/communities where Spanish is spoken. This course provides a sound foundation for NZQA Scholarship Spanish examinations. Students who choose this subject may have the opportunity to go on a foreign language exchange trip. The five essay writing topics for examination in 2020 are:
|Component 1||Speaking||External||Compulsory||Weighting: 29%|
|Component 2||Reading & Writing||External||Compulsory||Weighting: 50%|
|Component 3||Essay||External||Compulsory||Weighting: 21%|