Subject Selection

GCSE Subjects

Course GCSE 2 Years GCSE 1 Year
Start
September
September
Mandatory Subjects
English
Mathematics
English
Mathematics
Number of electives
8 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 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
Chemistry
Economics
Mathematics
Physics
In addition, many of the elective subjects can also be selected, subject to discussion at interview and online support.