This specification can be found at http://www.rewardinglearning.org.uk/common/includes/microsite_doc_link.aspx?docid=3223-9

Through studying this specification, students:

  • develop an understanding of written and spoken Spanish in a variety of contexts;

  • develop the ability to communicate effectively in written and spoken Spanish, using a variety of vocabulary, syntax and structures;

  • develop knowledge of the language and language-learning skills;

  • develop an awareness and understanding of Spanish-speaking countries and communities;

  • recognise that their linguistic knowledge, understanding and skills help them to take their place in a multilingual global society; and

  • derive enjoyment from language learning.

The course provides a sound base for further study of Spanish at a more advanced level. It also helps students make informed decisions about further learning opportunities and career choices