February 17, 2020

Courses and Subjects

Choosing the correct courses to study at A Level is very important. You have to choose courses or subjects which engage and motivate you, as well as allowing you to progress to the next stage of your education, employment or training at the end of Year 13.

The video below, gives a good overview of factors you should consider when thinking about the courses you would like to study.

A handy Six Point Guide to Choosing your A Levels has also been produced and can be downloaded below:
Six Point Guide to Choosing your A Levels – University

There are two main types of courses offered at Post 16; A Level Courses and Applied Courses (previously known as BTEC courses).

A Level Courses
Art & Design – Fine Art
Art & Design – Photography
Biology
English Literature
Mathematics
Media Studies

 

Applied Courses

Business

Criminology

Health and Social Care

Information Technology

Psychology

Science

Sport

 

Additional Courses

English Language and Mathematics GSCE Re-sit
Stepping-Up Preparing for University Entrance
Extended Project Qualification