A-level French

  • Teaching from: September 2016
  • Exams from: June 2018
  • Specification code: 7652
  • QAN code: 601/8727/X

We’ve worked closely with teachers to ensure our French specification inspires, challenges and motivates students, enabling them to progress to the next stage of their language learning.

To cater to you and your students in all educational contexts, we’ve included a wide variety of set texts and films. They’re rich in cultural references and will broaden your students' horizons and knowledge.

A range of support resources will also be provided to guide you through the teaching of the specification.

Specification

Specification at a glance

Specimen papers and mark schemes

Teaching resources

Plan

17

Prepare for your teaching year. Information, support and services to help you deliver the specification.

All planning resources

Teach

15

Teaching resources that you can use to plan your lessons and support your students’ learning.

All teaching resources

Assess

31

Prepare your students for assessment. Specimen and past papers, mark schemes, example answers.

All assessment resources

Key dates

  • 12 April 2018 A-level French Speaking test 7652/3T issued 12 April 2018. Available to Examination Officers only from Secure Key Materials at aqa.org.uk and dispatched as paper copy from actual entries late March. Tests must be conducted between 16 April and 18 May. Not available to teachers and AQA staff via Secure Key Materials at aqa.org.uk until 21 May.
  • 11 May 2018 Coursework deadline for A-level (linear) French NEA - Teacher conducted Speaking test 9 April 2018 - 11 May 2018 (7652/3T)
    Schools and colleges may set their own internal deadlines
  • 11 May 2018 Coursework deadline for A-level (linear) French NEA - Visiting examiner conducted speaking test 9 April 2018 - 11 May 2018 (7652/3V)
    Schools and colleges may set their own internal deadlines

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I am really delighted with the new AQA specifications in French, German and Spanish and I can’t wait to start teaching them. I think the specimen papers are really appealing and accessible for the whole cohort.

Leigh Milkamanavicius,
Director of Languages, Walsall Academy

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