Qualification: GCSE Chinese, following the old specification
Exam Board: AQA
4 Controlled assessments + 2 Exams.
Unit 4: Writing Controlled Assessment – 30%
Writing 1: Oct. 2017
Writing 2: Nov. 2017
Unit 3: Speaking Controlled Assessment – 30%
Speaking 1 Dec. 2017
Speaking 2 Jan. 2017
Unit 1: Listening Examination – 20% : Monday 21st May 2018 (AM)
Listening Foundation – 30+5 minutes
Listening Higher – 40+5 minutes:
Unit 2: Reading Examination – 20% Monday 4th June (PM)
Foundation Tier: 30 minutes
Higher Tier: 50 minutes
AQA website for specification, vocabulary, past paper and marking schemes
Useful language revision websites.
http://text-to-speech.imtranslator.net/ and with the link!!!!
Excellent apps to download for revision on the go:
Useful referencing tools:
Revision Sessions: Lunch tutorials twice a week
Every Tuesday and Thursday lunch tutorials : 12:15-1:00pm in Room A2A, A6 or A1
At the moment we are focusing on controlled assessment for writing and speaking although this will support the four key skill areas and look at how to successfully approach exam style questions.
Teacher Revision: Your language teacher will also let you know when they want you to attend specific revision sessions before school or at lunch.