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GCSE

GCSE French

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Qualification

Specification

AQA Exam Board - GCSE French (4655)

GCSE French

8658

 

 The table below is a breakdown of the units studied at GCSE and the format of the assessments.

 

 Year 10

Year 11

 

Units
Ten units of work based on three themes:

  • Identity & culture
  • Current and future study & employment
  • Local, national, international & global areas of interest

Assessments
There is an assessment task at the end of each unit. Each assessment will cover the current and previous units.

Units
Five units of work based on three themes:

  • Identity & culture
  • Current and future study & employment
  • Local, national, international & global areas of interest

Assessment
There is an assessment task at the end of each unit. Each assessment will cover the current and previous units.  Marks are recorded on Go4Schools. GCSE Reading & listening exams

 Autumn    

My studies

WRITING
Short answers & translation

Travel & Tourism

WRITING

Free-time activities

SPEAKING
Photo card & role play

Marriage & partnership

Customs & festivals

MOCK EXAMS
All 4 skills

Healthy/ unhealthy living

READING & LISTENING

 Education post-16

 

Life at school/ college

SPEAKING
General conversation

   

 Spring  

 

Me, my family and friends

 

Career choices & ambitions

WRITING & SPEAKING

Home, town, neighbourhood & region

LISTENING & READING

 

 

 Summer   

Home, town, neighbourhood & region

WRITING

Long answer & translation

Preparation for final GCSE Reading & Listening exams

 

The environment

SPEAKING
Whole exam

Poverty, Homelessness, Charity work

 

Technology in everyday life

WRITING
Whole exam

 

GCSE Speaking exams 

 

LISTENING & READING

Preparation for final GCSE exams

GCSE Listening, Reading, Writing exams