GCSE French

Course Description

The course concentrates on the four language skills – listening, speaking, reading and writing – in the type of everyday situations that learners might meet abroad in contact with native speakers.


Listening        20% examination

Reading          20% examination

Speaking        30% controlled assessment

Writing           30% controlled assessment


In the listening and the reading examinations there are two tiers of assessment


Foundation   C – G

Higher          A* – D