Subject Selection

GCSE Subjects

Course GCSE 2 Years GCSE 18 Month GCSE 1 Year
Start
September
January
September
Mandatory Subjects
English
Mathematics
English
Mathematics
Computer Science
Art & Design
English
Mathematics
Number of electives
8 Electives, choose 1 for each block
5 Electives, choose 1 for each block
4 Electives, choose 1 for each block
Elective subject choices

(Choices are subject to timetable allowance)
Block 1:
Biology or Computer Science
Block 2:
Chemistry or History
Block 3:
Physics or Film Studies
Block 4:
Sociology or Economics
Block 5:
Music or Geography
Block 6:
Drama or Art
Block 7:
French/Mandarin or Spanish/Russian
Block 8: (NB determined by College)
Academic Support or Supervised Study
Block 1:
Biology or Economics
Block 2:
Chemistry or History
Block 3:
Physics or Film Studies
Block 4:
Music or Geography
Block 5:
French or Russian
Block 1:
Biology or History
Block 2:
Physics or Biology
Block 3:
Chemistry or Geography
Block 4:
Economics or Art

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 Language & Literature
English Literature
Film Studies
French
Geography
German
Government & Politics
Graphic Communication
History
History of Art
Italian
Mandarin
Mathematics
Further Mathematics
Media Studies
Music
Photography
Physics
Psychology
Russian
Sociology
Spanish
Business Studies
Economics
Further Mathematics
Mathematics
Government & Politics
In addition, many of the elective subjects can also be selected, subject to discussion at interview and online support.