KS3 and KS4 Curriculum Overview

Year 7 and 8 Curriculum  Hours p/w
Subject
Art 1
Biology 1
Chemistry 1
Computing 1
Drama/Performing Arts 1
Design and Technology 2
English 4
French ** 2
German (additional language with French time)
Geography 1
History 1
Mathematics 4
Music 1
Personal Development 1
Physical Education 2
Physics 1
Religious Education 1

 

Year 9 Curriculum  Hours p/w
Subject
Art** 1
Biology 1.3
Chemistry 1.3
Computing 1
Drama/Performing Arts** 1
Design and Technology** 1
English 4
French 2
German (additional language with French time)
Geography 1
History 1
Mathematics 4
Music** 1
Personal Development 1
Physical Education 2
Physics 1.3
Religious Education 1

 

Year 10 Curriculum  Hours p/w
Subject
Mathematics 4
English 4
Science
Combined Science 5
Triple Science 5
Physical Education 2
Personal Development 1
Pathway 1 (Triple Science) – 4 Option Choices 9
Pathway 2 (Combined Science) – 5 Option Choices 9
Pathway 2 (Work based) – 4 Option Choices

 

Year 11 Curriculum  Hours p/w
Subject
Mathematics 4
English 5
Science
Combined Science 5
Triple Science 7
Physical Education 2
Personal Development 1
Pathway 1 (Triple Science) – 4 Option Choices 6
Pathway 2 (Combined Science) – 5 Option Choices 8
Pathway 2 (Work based) – 4 Option Choices

 

KS4 Exam Board Information

Subject Exam Board/Course Number
Art AQA 8202
Business AQA 8132
Computer Services Pearson 1CP1
Textiles Pearson/Edexcel 1DTO/1E
English Language AQA 8700
English Literature AQA 8702
French Eduqas C800
Geography Pearson 1GA0
Health and Social Care OCR Cambridge National Certificate Level 1/2 J811
History Edexcel 1H10/F6
Maths AQA 8300
Music Pearson 1MU0 BTEC First Award Level 1/2 60182040
PE/Sport Pearson/Edexcel BTEC Level 1/2 First Award – NQF 60047793
Science AQA 8464
Biology AQA 8461
Chemistry AQA 8462
Physics AQA 8463
Engineering Pearson/Edexcel BTEC Level 1/2 First Award – NQF 60047884
Hospitality and Catering Eduqas Level 1/2 Vocational Award 5569QA
BTEC Workskills Pearson/Edexcel BTEC Entry Level 2 QCF 50088555