The syllabus builds on the skills developed at GCSE, but with much more emphasis on grammar. Equal stress is placed on listening, reading, speaking and writing, together with discovery of contemporary culture and society.

Aspects of Hispanic society:

  • Modern and traditional values
  • Cyberspace
  • Equal rights

Artistic culture in the Hispanic world:

  • Modern day idols
  • Spanish regional identity
  • Cultural heritage

Study of a Spanish film

Multiculturalism in Hispanic society:

  • Immigration
  • Integration
  • Racism

Aspects of political life in the Hispanic world:

  • Today’s youth, tomorrow’s citizens
  • Monarchies and dictatorships
  • Popular movements

Study of a Spanish text