A Level French has been designed to enable you to develop your linguistic skills alongside your understanding of the culture and society of the countries where French is spoken.

You study social and technological change alongside highlights of French-speaking artistic culture, including Francophone music and cinema. You also explore the influence of the past on present-day French-speaking communities. Throughout your studies, you will learn the language in the context of French-speaking countries.

Possible Careers

Languages Teacher, Translator, Interpreter, Journalist, Diplomatic Service Officer, Tour Manager, International Aid Worker.


Our students say:

"Learning a language, whilst challenging, is made easier here at Monkseaton because the support and help from teachers enables me to push myself to achieve the very best. Monkseaton is great for languages as it is rare for schools to offer both languages beyond GCSE."