In addition, students will choose their option subjects. Each year the range of option subjects and the content of the courses may change.
Maths (1 x GCSE)
English Language (1 x GCSE)
English Literature (1 x GCSE)
Science – students will study all of Biology, Chemistry and Physics and will either be entered for the Combined (2 GCSEs) or Separate (3 GCSEs) qualifications.
A Modern Foreign Language – most learners will continue to study a language to GCSE. Some learners will be offered alternate choices for their Year 10 and 11 studies.
PE (not examined)
Cooperative Learning (not examined)
RE (at least ½ a GCSE)
All students will continue with Geography OR History to GCSE. Some students may choose to continue both subjects (in exchange for one of their option subjects)
The list of option subjects varies each year. Students choose 2 subjects from the following list:
Deign and Technology: Graphic Products, Resistant Materials or Textiles
MFL (this option is for students who wish to study two languages)
(Each year the range of option subjects and the content of the courses may change).