Modern Foreign Languages (MFL)

Welcome to Junior Cycle Modern Foreign Languages
The curriculum specification sets out clear expectations for students across three integrated strands of MFL for Spanish, German, French and Italian.

To access the curriculum specification, assessment guidelines, examples of student work as well as the Junior Certificate MFL syllabuses for each of the four languages which will end in 2019, click on the graphic opposite. Alternatively, if you wish to print a pdf copy of the new specification click below.

Key dates for classroom-based assessments 2018/2019 are available here.

A short course in Chinese, developed by the NCCA is available here. Short courses in Polish, Russian, Japanese and Lithuanian, developed by the PPLI, are available here.

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