The Modern Languages learning area offers a good selection of courses, encouraging students to engage with their learning in a variety of ways, including working with a language assistant, using digital technology and going on exchange visits to experience first-hand the culture and language of French and Spanish citizens. We are also able to offer own language exams to our native speakers (eg Arabic, Chinese, Polish etc).
In the MFL department we believe that learning a foreign language is not just about learning new words, but it's also about learning new cultures and new ways of thinking.
Alannah was a keen linguist and took both French and Spanish A Levels whilst at Itchen. She also was awarded for Level 3: Achievement at the 2016 Celebration Event.
She achieved high results, gaining an A*, B, B in Economics, French and Spanish.
Seven of our International students are celebrating fantastic results from their recent IELTS exams. Jack, Gaby, Nassib and Cherry Yu all achieved a 7 which…Read more >
Our Modern Languages department are thrilled to be able to offer our students a French exchange this year in collaboration with Richard Taunton Sixth Form…Read more >
Marie-Flore Hodgson - Learning Area Manager for Modern Languages
Teacher of Spanish and French