Subject Selection

GCSE Subjects

Course GCSE 2 Years GCSE 18 months GCSE 1 Year
Start
September
January
September
Mandatory Subjects
English Language & Literature
Mathematics
English
Mathematics
English
Mathematics
Number of electives
None – all are mandatory
To be agreed at interview
4 Electives, choose 1 for each block
Elective subject choices

(Choices are subject to timetable allowance)
Biology
Chemistry
Physics
Business
Art
Digital Skills (internal assessment)
Students will join Year 10 classes and follow subjects agreed at interview
Block 1:
Chemistry or Art
Block 2:
Biology or Geography
Block 3:
Physics or Film Studies
Block 4:
Economics or Business BTEC Level 2

A-Level Subjects

Course 2 Year A-Level 18 Month A-Level
Start
September
January
Number of electives
3 or 4
3 or 4
Elective subject choices
Art & Design
Biology
Business Studies
Chemistry
Classical Civilisation
Computer Science
Drama & Theatre Studies
Economics
English Literature
Film Studies
French*
Geography
German*
Government & Politics
Graphic Communication
History
Italian*
Mandarin*
Mathematics
Further Mathematics
Media Studies
Music (private tuition only)
Photography
Physics
Psychology
Russian*
Sociology
Spanish*
Many of the elective subjects can be selected, subject to discussion at interview.

* Language A Levels are subject to a minimum number of students enrolling. Private tuition may be available on request for an extra fee.


BTEC Subjects

Course 2 Year BTEC Diploma

(equivalent to 3 A Levels)
1 Year BTEC Certificate

(equivalent to 1 A Level)
Start
September
September
BTEC Course
Business
Creative Digital Media Production
Business
Creative Digital Media Production

 

International Foundation Programme Subjects

Course 1 Year International Foundation Programme

(International students only)
Start
September
IFP Course
Engineering
Computer Science & Mathematics
Advanced mathematics & Economics
Business & Economics
Social Sciences
Art & Design
Fashion Management
Medicine