Why choose Cambridge AS Level French?

AS Level French is accepted by universities and employers as proof of linguistic ability and understanding. Successful language students gain lifelong skills, including:

Aims of the course:

  • the ability to communicate confi dently and clearly in the target language
  • a sound understanding of the nature of language and language study, and of the skills and abilities required for further study, work and leisure
  • insight into the culture and contemporary society of countries where the language is spoken
  • better integration into communities where the language is spoken
  • positive attitudes towards language learning, towards the speakers of other languages, and towards other cultures and societies
  • skills which can be used in other areas of learning, such as analysis and memory skills.
  • Prior learning

We recommend that candidates who are beginning this course should have previously completed a Cambridge O Level or Cambridge IGCSE assessment/course or equivalent in Afrikaans/French/German/ Portuguese/Spanish