GCSE Modern Foreign Languages (AQA)

Why should I take this course?

Studying a foreign language gives you more than just language skills. It is an excellent way to gain an insight into other cultures and enables you to see the world through different eyes. In our increasingly globalised world, the ability to speak another language is highly valued by employers, giving you the competitive edge and opening doors to employment opportunities anywhere in the world. Choosing to study a language will be a real asset to you in the future.

What careers might this course lead to?

Employers highly value languages, in fact, employers rank foreign language skills only 2nd to IT. Possible careers that languages might lead to include:

Interpretor

Translator

Teacher

Broadcast journalist

Diplomatic services operational officer

English as a foreign language teacher

Marketing executive

International aid / development worker

Logistics and distribution manager

Patent examiner

Tour manager

Sales executive