GCSE Spanish

Pupils at KS 4 are entered for A.Q.A. G.C.S.E. Spanish. In the two-year course, pupils submit two pieces of Controlled Assessment Writing and do two Speaking tests (Controlled Assessment Speaking).




Topic Area


112WritingHolidays15% of GCSE grade
113SpeakingWork & Education15% of GCSE grade
122SpeakingHealth15% of GCSE grade
123WritingLeisure15% of GCSE grade

All pupils take an end-of-course Listening and Reading examination, at either foundation or Higher Tier. Each of these papers is worth 20% of the G.C.S.E. grade.

Topics studied are the following:

  • Leisure
  • Home and environment
  • Work and education
  • Lifestyle

Course-book : Mira (Heinemann)