Hellesdon High School

Year 12


  Topic(s) Key content to be learned Assessment

Autumn Term

Social issues and trends; being a young person in German-speaking society; 1st literary work

Family and citizenship, youth trends and personal identity, education and employment opportunities, Der Besuch der alten Damen play

Speaking, listening

Spring Term


Political, intellectual and artistic culture; understanding the German-spekaing world; 1st literary work

Regional culture and heritage in German-speaking countries and communities; media, art, film and music in the German-speaking world; Der Besuch der alten Damen play


Critical response in writing (literary option), reading and translation

Summer Term

Revision and exam practice; 2nd literary work

Revision of: themes and sub-themes; grammar; translation techniques; literary text; essay writing; exam practice, Good bye, Lenin! film; draft title of Independent Research Project and plan

Speaking, listening and reading