Modern Languages

Modern Languages

Our National Qualifications in Modern Languages develop learners’ knowledge and understanding of a modern language and cover the contexts of society, learning, employability and culture. These Courses provide learners with opportunities to develop their reading, listening, talking and writing skills to help them understand and use one of the following languages:

  • Cantonese
  • French
  • Gaelic (Learners)
  • German
  • Italian
  • Mandarin (Simplified)
  • Mandarin (Traditional)
  • Spanish
  • Urdu

Available at the following levels:

Modern Languages common questions

Modern Languages CPD Event Presentations

The following presentation was delivered at CPD events for National 3, National 4 and National 5 Modern Languages Courses during session 2014-15. It can be used by Nominees to help cascade information to colleagues in their school, college or Local Authority. Equally, anyone delivering these Courses may find the contents of help in understanding the standards required. Candidate evidence from these events is available from our secure website.