|Creative Arts||5||-||5||Portfolio interview|
|Economics||5||5||-||Extended writing subject|
|English Literature||5 and 6||-||-||-|
|Further Maths||-||8||-||Must also be doing Maths A Level|
|Geography||5||5||5||Extended writing subject|
|History||5||-||5||Extended writing subject|
|Mathematics||-||6||-||Additional test for students with a grade 6|
|Modern Foreign Languages||5||-||6||-|
|Music||5||-||6||Grade V in instrument and audition|
|PE BTEC||4||-||-||Must be involved in sport outside of School|
|Product Design Subjects||5||5||5||-|
|Psychology||5||5||-||Extended writing subject|
|5||Extended writing subject|
We expect our students to follow 3 courses at A Level and/ or BTEC. We offer the following pathways to help our students achieve the best possible results:
3 A Levels in Year 12 and 13, (possibly including 1 x BTEC subject) + possible EPQ.
Compulsory BTEC subject choice
+ guided A Levels.
Compulsory BTEC choices.
Seven 9-5 grades in full course GCSE subjects. May include BTEC equivalents.
Five 9-4 grades in GCSE or equivalent.
Five 9-4 grades in GCSE or equivalent, with at least a Merit or grade 4 in a relevant BTEC or GCSE.
Please refer to the entry criteria guidance here. External applicants must have a reference from their current school and complete a Sixth Form Application Form. They will also be interviewed by a senior member of staff.
If the desired combination of courses does not appear possible, we will try to be flexible in taking preferences into account before verifying the option blocks.
At present, we offer A Level and BTEC courses in the following subjects:
- Business Studies (BTEC)
- Drama and Theatre Studies
- English Literature
- ICT (BTEC)
- Further Mathematics
- Computer Studies
- Finance Level 3
- Religious Studies
- Sport Studies (BTEC)
- Graphic Communication
As well as A Levels, students in the Sixth Form may also take one or more of the following optional courses :
- English as an Additional Language
- Extended Project Qualification