Modern Foreign Languages
Head of Department: Miss Held
Develop students who are both proficient in the understanding and production of another language and also have an awareness and appreciation of other cultures, customs and the wider-world. Foster excellent language-learning skills, including: pattern-spotting, memory skills, grammatical knowledge, adapting language, reading and listening for gist and detail, translation, and useful examination techniques. Promote open-mindedness, an enjoyment of language-learning and resilience in the face of challenge. Prepare students for the world of work and global living, including future study and potentially further study of the language.