A-Level Spanish Distance Learning Course by Oxbridge

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A-Level Spanish Distance Learning Course by Oxbridge
A-Level Spanish Distance Learning Course by Oxbridge
A-Level Spanish Distance Learning Course by Oxbridge


Uncover the richness of the Spanish language, spoken officially in twenty-one countries by over 400 million natives. It's a language born from a myriad of Latin dialects and holds a prominent position in the global business realm. Mastery of a foreign language is a distinct asset highly esteemed by academic institutions and employers alike, opening doors in various professions such as teaching, law, sales, medicine, translation, and more!

Our A-Level Spanish course lets you broaden the language skills you have accrued at GCSE, with a strong emphasis on culture and societal themes. Immerse yourself in authentic spoken and written sources, and study Spanish within the framework of the social currents and trends that have moulded multicultural Hispanic societies. You'll also delve into how history has impacted the present-day Hispanic art, political climate, and Spanish identity. Plus, conduct independent research on texts and films of your preference, ranging from Pan’s Labyrinth (2006) to works by Gabriel García Márquez. With unlimited tutor support guiding you at each stage, you’ll refine your ability to converse in grammatically correct Spanish, comprehend spoken Spanish, and express your thoughts, ideas, and opinions creatively.

Our AQA A-Level Spanish course is meticulously designed for online, self-paced study, with your tutor available to aid your learning journey and provide assignment feedback. You'll receive a comprehensive course induction and structured assignments to cultivate the skills and knowledge needed to excel in your exams.

You stand to gain from:

  • A recently developed course, tailored to the latest specification with engaging and dynamic content
  • Fast track option on this course (for 2022 exams)
  • Complimentary e-textbook to facilitate your learning
  • Access to a network of partnered exam centres (guaranteed exam venue)
  • Unlimited tutor support – Your tutor will aid in crafting a study plan and provide ongoing support.
  • Exam pass guarantee (We’ll provide support for your next exam if you don’t pass the first time)

Acquire the skill to converse in grammatically correct Spanish, comprehend spoken Spanish, and express your thoughts, ideas, and opinions creatively!

About the awarding body

  • Awarding body: AQA
  • Our course code: X912
  • Qualification code: 7692

The AQA qualifications are globally recognised and taught in 30 countries, esteemed by employers and universities, and assist young people to progress to the subsequent stage of their lives. AQA qualifications accommodate a range of abilities and comprise GCSEs, IGCSEs, and A-levels.

⏱ Study Hours

Allocate between 250 and 300 hours for study time, plus additional time for completing assignments.

👩‍🏫 Study Method

Our course is offered via our interactive online learning platform, providing learners with an engaging experience. If you prefer, you can print the learning materials. The resources come in various media, including videos, quizzes, and interactive activities.

📆 Course Duration

Upon enrolment, you’ll have up to two years to study and sit your exams, with ongoing unlimited tutor support during this period.

📋 Assessment

Enrolment for examinations from Summer 2022 is now open.

Assessment tasks will vary, encompassing listening, speaking, reading, and writing skills. You’ll need to complete three standard A-Level written exams and one speaking assessment.


  • Paper 1: Written exam lasting 2 hours, 30 minutes, 50% of A-Level, 100 marks.
  • Paper 2: Written exam lasting 2 hours, 20% of A-Level, 80 marks.
  • Paper 3: Speaking exam lasting

 21-23 minutes, 30% of A-Level, 60 marks.

We provide a guaranteed exam space in one of our exam centres across the UK to simplify your exam process. Find your nearest exam centre.


Throughout your course, various assignments need to be completed. While they don't contribute to your final grade, they serve as an opportunity to submit work for your tutor’s marking and feedback, helping monitor your progress and generate predicted grades, if necessary.

👩‍🎓 Course Outcomes

Upon successful completion of this home study course, you will receive an A-Level in Spanish, issued by AQA.

This syllabus (7692) has been chosen particularly as it is best suited to online learning, and we believe it offers the best chance of success.

ℹ️ Additional Information

Difficulty - Level 3

Entry requirements - GCSE Spanish or equivalent is required for this course.

UCAS Points - 56

Course Content

Spanish Identity

Unpack Spain as a multicultural nation in unit one, exploring its languages, dialects, and regional disparities economically, socially, and culturally.

Cultural Heritage

Discuss pre-Hispanic civilisations in Spain and South America, the impact of Spanish colonisation on culture and identity, and world heritage sites in Spanish-speaking nations.

Modern Times

Examine attitudes towards marriage, divorce, families, sexism, homophobia, feminism, and LGBTQ+ groups in Spanish culture.


Focus on Spanish language skills to discuss politics, including monarchy in Spain, South American dictatorships, corruption scandals, social protests, and youth unemployment.

Multiculturalism and Racism

Investigate immigration and its perceived benefits and challenges in Spanish-speaking countries.


Study the role of media in Spanish-speaking countries, including the cultural awakening post-Franco dictatorship and contemporary issues such as social media and streaming platforms.

Customs and Celebrations

Confidently discuss national celebrations and culinary traditions in Spain, Latin America, and South America.

Comparing Life in Hispanic Communities

Expand your vocabulary and grammar to discuss the present political scenario and future prospects in the Spanish-speaking world.

Exam Preparation

Recap all the topics studied and prepare for your final exams.


  • On-Demand Course

Frequently Asked Questions

  • Are the there any additional costs?

    You will need to pay separately for your final examinations.

  • Are there any exam fees?

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

  • Is there a required reading list?

    This course is self-contained so no additional textbooks are required. Where there are required additional text books, we include this as free eBooks.

  • Where can I sit my exams?

    We are able to offer places at partnership exam centres across the UK for our students, therefore, guaranteeing an exam venue. If you choose to find your own exam centre, you can, you will need to register with them as an external or private candidate. Fees vary across the country so we recommend enquiring prior to enrolment.

  • Is this the same qualification as from a traditional School or College?

    Yes! You study the same curriculum, take the same examinations and get the same qualification. The only difference is that the course is specially designed to be studied from home in your own time.

  • Tell me about my Tutor Support?
    You will have access to your personal tutor, via email, who will mark your assignments and guide you through the course to help you get ready for your examinations. In addition, you will be supplied with a comprehensive Study Guide that will help you through the study and assessment process. Your personal tutor will be highly experienced in their subject area and qualified to teach.
  • What do I do if I still have questions?
    Please check our main FAQs section or Contact Us, we have experienced course advisers who will be delighted to help!
  • What if I live outside the UK?

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

About Oxbridge


Home learning should be just as fun and rewarding as it is enlightening and educational. That’s why we design our courses through the eyes of the learner, to best suit your preferences and requirements. Studying with award-winning course materials and unlimited tutor support, you’ll graduate with a fully accredited qualification that will fulfil all your career and aspirational needs.

 We have a 97% A-level pass rate, with 33% of all Oxbridge students achieving A or above

 Based in the UK but teaching students all over the world, we push the boundaries of education to ensure our services are at the forefront of distance learning. We work with renowned Awarding Bodies to secure fully accredited qualifications and have some of the best designers producing award-winning learning materials.

From your first enquiry, we provide specialist advice to identify the most relevant course for you to reach your personal or professional goals. Once enrolled, you’ll have access to your course in any format you prefer, whether that’s online or paper-based. Our dedicated team is 100% committed to helping you because we care about making a difference. There’s a reason we have a 97% pass rate and 5* Gold Trust Feefo Award.

The Distance Learning Experience

We know you’re busy and have all kinds of commitments. That's why distance learning is designed to work on your terms, around your life, and courses are adapted to suit your personal learning style.

You can study at your own pace. Work in any location. Learn in any format on any device. Arrange a call with tutors whenever you need to chat. With no rigid timescales, no classrooms, and no fighting for your tutor’s attention, it’s personal 1-to-1 support.

Whether you’re a mum of two, working nightshifts or newly retired, Oxbridge can help you get the education and skills needed to transform your life. You’ll have unlimited tutor support from subject experts. They’re knowledgeable educators who are always ready to answer your questions and support you every step of the way.

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We’ve pledged to ensure that the information we provide about career guidance or prospective studies is accurate, and the advice we give is in your best interest. Our membership allows us to officially uphold this promise to you.

We follow all academic guidelines to provide high-quality learning materials, alongside unlimited tutor support, to ensure your learning experience with Oxbridge is a success. As a member, we not only comply, but aim to go above and beyond these standards to empower every learner to transform their lives through distance education.


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