Spanish iGCSE

Our course code: G010

Course fee: £675 or from £51 per month

Enrol on this course

As the second-most widely spoken language in the world, the advantages of being able to speak Spanish are clear. With more than 350 million native speakers, an understanding of the language carries benefits for both business and social applications.

Learning Spanish will give you a better understanding of the way other Latin languages such as French are structured and is also considered to be one of the easiest languages for English speakers to learn. If you wish to study a foreign language at a more advanced level or are simply interested in learning Spanish for pleasure, this iGCSE forms the perfect introduction. GCSEs are the most widely taken qualification in the UK and considered the educational standard for school-leavers at 16.

You’ll have everything you need to succeed, starting with a clear induction and well-structured assignments to help you to develop the skills and knowledge you need to prepare for the exam. You will also have guaranteed access to one of our exam centres if you to sit your final GCSE examinations in the UK. iGCSE’s are Qualifications that count.

You will benefit from:

  • Brand new course, written to the latest specification with dynamic and engaging content
  • Fast Track is available on this course (work as quickly as you like)
  • Administration and 5-day assignment marking is included
  • Access to our network of partnership exam centres (guaranteed exam venue)
  • Pro-active personal tutors – we contact you, help you write a study plan and support you throughout.
  • Exam pass guarantee (if you don’t pass the first time, we’ll support you to the next exam)

SPanish has more than 350 million native speakers, an understanding of the language carries benefits for both business and social applications.

  • Exam Pass Guarantee

    If you don’t pass the first time, we’ll support you to the next exam for free

  • Guaranteed exam centre

    Access to our Country-wide network of exam centres (guaranteed exam venue)

  • Proactive tutors

    We contact you, help you write a study plan and support you throughout.

  • Awarding body: Edexcel
  • Our course code: G010
  • Qualification code: 4SP1

Edexcel is the UK’s largest awarding organisation offering academic and vocational qualifications in schools, colleges and work places in the UK and abroad. They have been helping people succeed in life through learning for nearly 2 decades. Edexcel is a multinational education and examination body.

Study Hours

You should allow for between 120 and 150 hours’ study time, plus additional time for completing assignments.

Study Method

Our course is delivered via our online learning platform as this provides learners with a dynamic and engaging experience. Don’t worry, if you prefer, you can print the learning materials yourself. The materials are part of a set text e-book.

Course Duration

You will benefit from our personal tutor support for a period of up to 18 months from the date of enrolment.

Assessment

All enrolments now will be for exams in Summer 2021.

You’ll be required to complete the two standard written exams and one oral exam.

Official exams

  • 1 hours 45 minutes, 50% of marks
  • 30 minutes, 25% of marks
  • 8-10 minutes, 25% of marks (Oral exam)

We provide a guaranteed exam space in one of our exam centres around the Country, to take away the hassle of needing to find your own. Check where your closest exam centre is.

For modern languages, the oral exams are an essential part of the assessment. We can guarantee you a place to do these at our partnership exam centres in Coventry, Fareham, Gravesend and Oxford.

The oral exams are an essential part of the assessment for this course.

Assignments

During your course, you will also be required complete 11 assignments including one introductory. These do not contribute towards your final grade but provide you with an opportunity to submit work to your tutor for marking and feedback. This will help you to gauge your progress as you work through the course. There is no coursework to complete. All exams must be taken in the same session.

 

Course Outcomes

Upon successful completion of this home learning course you will receive an iGCSE in Spanish, issued by EdExcel. This syllabus has been chosen specifically because it is the best suited to distance learning.

Additional Information

Difficulty - Level 2

Entry requirements - There are no formal entry requirements for this course, however, it is recommended that you have an intermediate ability to read and write English.

Course Content

1: Home and school
  • House and home
  • School life and routine
2: Food, health and the media
  • Food and drink
  • Common ailments and healthy lifestyles
  • Media – TV and film
3: Family and friends
  • Relationships with family and friends
  • Daily routine and helping at home
  • Hobbies and interests
4: Holidays and special occasions
  • Special occasions
  • Holidays
  • Tourist information and directions
5: Daily life
  • Life in the town and rural life
  • Shopping and money matters
  • Public services
6: The environment
  • Environmental issues
  • Weather and climate
  • Everyday life in a Spanish-speaking country
7: Customs, childhood and travel
  • Customs and festivals
  • Travel and transport
  • Childhood
8: School
  • School rules and pressures
  • School trips, events, exchanges
  • The importance of sport
9: Work and accidents
  • Accidents and injuries
  • The world of work
  • Future plans
10: The media
  • Work, volunteering, careers
  • Communication – by internet, mobile phone, email, social media
  • Keeping informed – radio, newspapers, TV, online
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Frequently Asked Questions

We have some answers to common student questions, but if you can't find the answer you're looking for then please contact us and we will do everything we can to answer your questions.

Yes. there will be additional fees for your exams that are payable to the centre upon booking Your personal tutor can provide more details.

That’s fine, this course can be studied anywhere and is completed by submitting Tutor marked assignments (TMAs).

Please check our FAQs section or Contact Us, we are happy to answer any questions you have.