AS Level / A Level Spanish (Full-Time)

Course Overview

The AS Level / A Level Spanish course is a Full-time Further Education course within the Sixth Form Academy (SFA). It is designed for students who are interested in languages and progressing their Spanish skills.

You will develop confident, effective communication skills in Spanish and a thorough understanding of the culture of countries and communities where Spanish is spoken.

The course will nurture an interest in, and enthusiasm for, language learning and encourages students to consider their study of the language in a broader context.

The themes covered the course include being a young person in Spanish speaking society and understanding the Spanish-speaking world, as well as Diversity and Difference and The Two Spain’s 1936 onwards.

Applying for AS Levels or A Levels? Click ‘Apply Now’ on any ONE of the subjects you are interested in studying. Complete the online application form, where you will be asked to specify your other two choices. Then book an Interview appointment to meet the tutors and discuss your preferred choices.

  • Entry Requirements

    A minimum of six GCSEs at Grade C or above including English Language at Grade B and Grade B in a foreign language or Welsh. No previous knowledge of Spanish is required.

  • Career Prospects

    Teaching, Translation, Politics, Marketing, Law, Engineering, Sales, and Tourist Industry.

  • Course Modules

    AS Spanish-
    Theme 1: Family structures, traditional and modern values, friendships; Youth Trends. Issues and personal identity; Educational and employment opportunities.

    Theme 2: Regional culture and heritage in Spain and Spanish-speaking countries
    Film : Maria Llena Eres de Gracia by Joshua Marsdon.

    A2 Spanish -
    Theme 3: Migration and integration; Cultural identity; Discrimination and diversity.

    Theme 4: The Two Spains - Spain since 1936
    Novel : La Casa de Bernarda Alba by Garcia Lorca.

  • Assessment

    AS Spanish
    Unit 1 - Speaking exam
    Unit 2 - Listening, reading translation and critical response

    A2 Spanish
    Unit 3 - Speaking
    Unit 4 - Listening, reading and translation
    Unit 5 - Critical and analytical response in writing.

  • Additional Costs

    There will be additional course-related costs.

Study Mode



Neath College

Course Length

2 years