Specification at a glance

The GCSE Modern Hebrew specification requires students to complete four units in the following skill areas: Listening, Reading, Speaking and Writing. The requirements for each unit can be found in the table below.

This specification is only available for assessment in the June series.

There are no previous learning requirements. 

For assessments and subject awards after June 2013 there is a requirement that 100% of the assessment is terminal.

Modern Hebrew
Unit 1 Listening
46751
Unit 2 Reading
46752
Unit 3 Speaking
46753
Unit 4
Writing
46754

Examination
25% weighting

Examination
25% weighting

Examination
25% weighting
Examination
25% weighting

45 minutes
(+ 5 minutes reading time)

1 hour

10-12 minutes 1 hour
Combines with Unit 3 to form short course GCSE in Modern Hebrew: spoken language Combines with Unit 4 to form short course GCSE in Modern Hebrew: written language Combines with Unit 1 to form short course GCSE in Modern Hebrew: spoken language

Combines with Unit 2 to
form short course GCSE
in Modern Hebrew: written language

A range of question types based on pre-recorded spoken material in Modern Hebrew A range of question types based on written material in Modern Hebrew Students attend one session consisting of two sections Students required to
write in Modern Hebrew in response
to three questions