The most important part of your online A level French NEC course (apart from you) is your dedicated tutor. Every NEC tutor has extensive academic experience and have taught A level French in the classroom as well as online. During your enrolment onto the course, you will be assigned your tutor who will support you for up to 24 months during your studies. You can contact your tutor via email or using the messaging system with any questions.
Your A level French course contains a number of assignments which your course tutor will mark, grade and give you valuable feedback on throughout your study.
Aspects of French-speaking society: current trends
Aspects of French-speaking society: current issues
Artistic culture in the French-speaking world
Aspects of political life in the French-speaking world
2 hours 30 minutes – written paper
50% of A level
Paper 2: Writing
One text and one film or two texts from the list set in the specification
2 hours – written paper
20% of A level
Paper 3: Speaking
Individual research project
One of four themes ie Aspects of French-speaking society: current trends, Aspects of French-speaking society: current issues, Artistic culture in the French-speaking world, Aspects of political life in the French-speaking world
Oral exam: 21–23 minutes (including 5 minutes preparation time) 60 marks
30% of A level
National Extension College will guarantee an exam place at one of their partnership exam centres, more details will be made available to you during your studies.