Sixth Form Option Blocks 2020-21

 

  • To study 4 A level Courses you must have achieved at least 5 grades at 9/8/7
  • To study 3 A level Courses you must have achieved at least 3 passes at grade 5 and 2 at grade 4 preferably including English and Maths
  • For those who have not achieved these entry requirements please contact the sixth form to arrange an appointment to discuss either an individualized programme of study where possible or other career options
  • Entry requirement for BTEC Child Care (L3) is 5 passes at grade 4 or better preferably including English, Maths and Science. It counts as a single choice across all blocks and includes GCSE Re-sit for those who require it
  • All students who have not achieved a grade 4 in either Maths or English or both must take GCSE RESITS in block E
  • Students studying Applied Science, Biology, Chemistry, Computer Science, Economics, Engineering, Geography, PE, Physics, Product Design – 3D Design, Product Design -Textiles or Psychology who are not taking A Level Mathematics are required to study Core Mathematics

Only 1 subject can be choosen from any block. Where 2 subjects are in the same block and not repeated in any other block  it is not possible to take both subjects.

Students who have not achieved at least a grade 4 in one of both GCSE English Language and GCSE Mathematics must do the GCSE Re-sit option in Block E. They cannot therefore study any other subjects offered only in Block E

PLEASE NOTE THAT THESE BLOCKS ARE FOR THE ACADEMIC YEAR 2020-21 AND WILL ALTER AHEAD OF THE 2021-2020 ACADEMIC YEAR.

Block A

Art

Chemistry

English Literature

Geography

Mathematics

Sociology

Mathematical Studies Level 3 (Core Maths)
Child Care (BTEC L3)

 

Block B

Applied Law

Biology

Economics

French

Philosophy & Religion (A level)

Physics

Psychology

Mathematical Studies Level 3 (Core Maths)
Child Care (BTEC L3)

 

Block C

Business (BTEC L3)

English Language

Further Mathematics

Government & Politics

History

Music

PE

3D Design

Textiles

Mathematical Studies Level 3 (Core Maths)
Child Care (BTEC L3)

 

Block D

Applied Science

Biology

Business Studies (A level)

Chemistry

Computing

Engineering

English Language

Photography

Sociology

Mathematical Studies Level 3 (Core Maths)
Child Care (BTEC L3)

 

Block E

Classical Civilization

English Literature

History

ICT

Mathematics

Media Studies

Psychology

Spanish

GCSE RE-SITS Maths and/or English

GCSE Re-sit Maths & English
Mathematical Studies Level 3 (Core Maths)
Child Care (BTEC L3)