Polish (2685)

A-level Polish helps students develop confident, effective reading and writing skills in Polish. It develops an awareness and understanding of the contemporary society, cultural background and heritage of countries or communities where the language is spoken.

This two-unit specification requires students to develop their ability to read and write in Polish with accurate grammar for a range of purposes and to understand written Polish in a variety of contexts and genres.

This course is particularly suitable for students who have studied GCSE Polish and wish to study Polish at a higher level.

Related specifications

There is a choice of specifications for this subject. Please check with your teacher or exams officer if you are not sure which to select.


The last January exams for AS and A2 were in January 2013.
The exams are now only in June due to Changes to A-levels.

Codes and references

Qualification type A-level
Specification title Polish
Specification code 2685
Certification code 1686 AS
2686 A2
QAN codes 50023160

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