Edexcel A level Urdu (2008)

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Students of our Edexcel A level in Urdu will develop an understanding of Urdu in a variety of contexts and genres, and learn to communicate confidently, clearly and effectively in Urdu. They'll also develop an awareness and understanding of the contemporary society, cultural background and heritage of the countries or communities where Urdu is spoken.

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Specification

Edexcel A level Urdu specification
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Qualification type:
AS and A level
Subject:
Urdu
Specification codes:
8UR01,
9UR01
Availability:
UK and international
First teaching:
2008
First assessment:
2009
Final assessment:
AS and A level summer 2019 (with AS and A level resits summer 2020)

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Designed to make language learning enjoyable and stimulating, our Edexcel A level Urdu specification rewards advanced research and reading skills, and acknowledges the importance of Urdu language culture.

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During the Edexcel A level Urdu course, you'll develop an understanding of Urdu in a variety of contexts and genres, and learn to communicate confidently, clearly and effectively in Urdu for a range of purposes.

You’ll be able to express facts and ideas and present explanations, opinions and information in Urdu. 

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