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GCSE Year 1

GCSE Year 1

There will no longer be “control assessments” in the new language exam for GCSE. This means that students will need to be able to know the language thoroughly and be able to use it confidently.
We aim to train students to be fully immersed in the essence of the language by thorough delivery of the curriculum, enabling them to fully grasp the language. They will have the opportunity be fully confidence in using the language in all areas (speaking listening, writing and reading).

Topics Examples:

  • Personal background and preferences.
  • Describe physical features and personalities
  • School subjects and subjects.
  • Leisure activities and hobbies.
  • Location description and how to use direction words and phrases.
  • Holidays and Weather.
  • Linking words and phrases.
  • Making comparisons.
  • Key words to indicate sentence tenses.

Quick Info

  • Every Sunday 11: 00 am - 12:30 pm
  • Winter term 13 weeks - £215
  • Spring term 10 weeks - £175
  • Summer term 13 weeks - £215
  • Ideal Age: 11 onward
  • Age: 11 onward

First year of GCSE study is to set a solid foundation following closely the new national curriculum.
This course aims to build up students’ confidence on the 4 areas of the language demands – reading, writing, listening and speaking.

Term Time for 2017 - 2018

Winter Term

17/09/2017 – 17/12/2017

  • September 17, 24
  • October 01, 08, 15, 22
  • November 05, 12, 19, 26
  • December 03, 10, 17
  • Total 13 weeks
  • Half term: 29/10/2017

Spring Term

14/01/2018 – 25/03/2018

  • January 14, 21, 28
  • February 04, 11, 25
  • March 04, 11, 18, 25
  • Total 10 weeks
  • Half term 18/02/2018

Summer Term

22/04/208 – 22/07/2018

  • April 22, 29
  • May 06, 13, 20, 27
  • June 10, 17, 24
  • July 01, 08, 15, 22
  • Total 13 weeks
  • Half term: 03/06/18