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EDEXCEL International AS and A Levels in French are accepted by universities and employers as proof of linguistic ability and understanding. Successful language students gain lifelong skills, including:

• the ability to communicate confidently and clearly in the target language

• a sound understanding of the nature of language and language study, and of the skills and abilities required for further study, work and leisure

• insight into the culture and contemporary society of countries where the language is spoken

• better integration into communities where the language is spoken

• positive attitudes towards language learning, towards the speakers of other languages, and towards other cultures and societies

• skills which can be used in other areas of learning, such as analysis and memory skills