MODERN FOREIGN LANGUAGES
Miss Lucy Douglas - Head of MFL Department: Teacher of KS3 French and Spanish and Teacher of KS3 & KS4 Welsh
Mrs K. Brown - Teacher of KS3 Spanish and French and Teacher of KS3 Welsh
Miss N De Riso - Teacher of KS3 Spanish & French and KS4 Spanish
Mrs C. Owens - Teacher of KS3 French & Spanish and Teacher of KS3 and KS4 Welsh
About the Department
The Department strives to ensure that all students develop skills in MFL which will help them gain future employment and be able to travel and live in Francophone or Hispanic countries across the world. In addition, the acquisition of French or Spanish MFL skills will enable to pupils to access other MFL
All students study French or Spanish in Key Stage 3 and can opt for either in Key Stage 4.
There is a heavy focus on skills, including oral, listening, reading and writing skills as well as thinking skills, literacy, numeracy and key skills, at both Key Stages.
Key Stage 3
We follow the MFL National Curriculum. In the Academic Year 2016-17 the topics that each Year will cover are as follows:
Key Stage 4
MFL is an option subject at KS4. Pupils can opt to continue with the subject they have studied at year 9 eg The current Year 10 had the option to continue with French as GCSE or Level 2 NVQ Business or opt to start Level 2 NVQ Business Spanish.
The New GCSE Specification is ENTIRELY end of course based ie no longer based on Controlled Assessment.
Level 2 NVQ Business is an entirely coursework-based with 18 Business style tasks.
Year 10 - Summer 2018
Year 11 - Summer 2017
GCSE - WJEC – www.wjec.co.uk
NVQ Business French or Spanish - OCR – www.ocr.org.uk
Year 10 + 11 NVQ Business French Spanish -
We are proud that we have achieved good results at both KS3, GCSE and NVQ level over the past three years.
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Rhyl High School
Ysgol Uwchradd y Rhyl
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