Speaking another language really makes you stand out from the crowd. You will study a range of social issues and political, historical and artistic culture within Italy. You will learn to speak and write in Italian in a range of situations and to express facts and opinions.

Entry Requirements

Standard Entry Requirements
  • Grade 4 (C) in English Language or Literature and a minimum of a 3 (D) in Maths and
  • At least 5 GCSEs grade 4 (C) or above (1 Vocational or Technical Qualification at Merit or above may be counted) and
  • Average GCSE (best 8) of at least 4 (38 on the old points table) and
  • Grade 4 (C or Merit), at least, in any subject previously studied
Subject Specific Entry Requirements
  • 6 (B) in Italian
Course Content

Download the course fact sheet here.

Course support and Enrichment

Students from both AS and A-Level courses will be expected to carry out a number of independent tasks and assignments.
You may also have the opportunity to take part in national conferences or be involved with guest-speakers or in trips abroad.

Expectations
  • Attend punctually and regularly
  • Work hard and complete all work within specified deadlines
  • Participate in class activity and discussions
  • Take responsibility for your own learning
  • Treat everyone with respect
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You can choose to start with 3 or 4 subjects. Please note that a diploma course counts as 2 subjects and you cannot take more than one diploma course. For more information about combinations please view each subjects course information and take a look at our entry requirements.

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