This is a practical course which focuses on technical laboratory skills, it is suited to students who are looking for grounding in all three of the major science disciplines.
The course focuses on drawing from observations and visual communication of ideas and throughout you will build a creative portfolio of work.
This course will introduce you to the new advances being made in modern Biology. You will develop experimental skills and gain an understanding of how to plan, analyse and evaluate experimental procedures.
You will get an insight into the diverse range of activities a business engages in, studying local, national and global businesses and looking at them in a variety of different contexts.
You will study a wide range of businesses, looking at how they are run, how they decide on a product or service, where they locate and how they promote themselves. You will gain skills such as report writing, planning, presenting and marketing.
Chemistry builds upon topics previously studied at GCSE including Organic Chemistry, rates and reversible reactions and mole calculations.
This course will provide you with the essential skills and licence needed to become an Early Years Educator, enabling you to work with children aged 5 and below.
Classical Civilisation is the study of Ancient Greeks and Romans. You will study art, mythology, literature, society, and political history.
Computer Science will give you a greater understanding of the mathematical, scientific and engineering principles of computer systems. Looking at smart phones, the internet, systems that interpret natural languages and everything inbetween.
This is a year-long course which can be taken in either Year 1 or Year 2. It is suitable for individuals who want to uphold their mathematical skills to support their other subjects without taking A Level Mathematics.
Throughout this course you will develop an understanding of the technologies used in business and develop your employability skills to prepare you for a digital career.
Drama will you give you the opportunity to develop your individual creativity and broaden your understanding of the demands of theatre.
Economics is suited to students who have a strong interest in current affairs and are comfortable working with numbers. Through this course you will develop the skills needed to understand and analyse data, think critically about issues and make informed decisions.
English Language is suited to students who are passionate about reading and writing. This course explores the language in all its forms; how it works, how it is developed and how different individuals use it.
In English Literature you will study a variety of texts, including plays, poetry and novels. Throughout the two years you will develop key literary analysis skills, be encouraged to form your own opinions and will be required to read a wide range of texts.
Environmental Science is for students who are passionate about the environment. On this course you will gain a scientific understanding of how the earth functions, focusing on the science behind environmental issues and seeing what actions are currently taking place to save our planet.
EPQ is a research project available to students in their second year, on completion you will receive a Level 3 qualification worth 50% of an A Level. The project will help improve your critical, reflective and independent learner skills.
You will improve your French skills to a level where you are able to communicate effectively in both verbal and written French.
Geography explores both physical and human geography, looking at global questions in more depth and providing students with a greater understanding of the fragile relationship between people and the planet.
In Geology students study rocks and the minerals that made them. You will investigate the clues that indicate how, when and what environment rocks and minerals were formed in millions of years ago. You will also cover topics such as plate tectonics, volcanoes and earthquakes, exploring the impact these have on the human race.
German aims to improve your German skills to a level where you are able to communicate effectively, both verbally and written. Like all of our MFL courses, German is for students who have taken the subject at GCSE or have the equivalent experience.
This course will provide you with a broad introduction to traditional art-based and digital design processes.
This course is suited to those hoping to pursue careers within Social Work, Midwifery, Nursing, Paramedic Science and many more.
Early Modern History includes; Religious Conflict and the Church in England (c1529-c1570), Spain in the Age of Discovery (1469-1598) and the Portuguese Empire.
Looking at time periods ranging from 1800 all the way to 2007, History will broaden your interests by examining historical issues, challenging existing orthodoxies and engaging in historical debates.
Law is a varied subject that will help you develop good powers of reasoning. You will cover a wide range of topics including; criminal courts, magistrates, juries and law-making.
Mathematics is for students with a real passion for all things Maths. Problem solving is a large part of this course and you will be required to think more deeply and creatively than you have at GCSE.
Further Mathematics is a double A Level course that covers much of the content covered in Mathematics A Level, before moving on to explore the more complex topics, because of this timetabled lessons and homework are doubled. You get two grades and it can be studied alongside 2 other A Levels or Extended Certificates.
This course will teach you the skills needed to pursue careers in Television, Film and Radio.
You will perform, compose and study music, covering both academic and practical aspects of the subject.
You will look at every aspect of the technology used to create, manipulate and capture music through practical work that includes writing, recording and producing music.
This course is for students of any religious persuasion and prides itself on being open minded. Throughout this course you will study religion in its contemporary setting, looking at what belief means and what it may mean in the future.
You will build a creative portfolio, showcasing work produced in a photographic studio, darkroom and out on location, demonstrating both film and digital photography.
Physical Education combines both physical performance and academic challenge to give students an insight into sports performance. By looking at topics such as Physiology and Biomechanics and participating in the practical coursework element you will gain an understanding of how to improve both your own and others’ performances.
Physics is for anyone curious about the world around them, those who want to know how things work and the fundamental nature of the universe. Throughout this course you will cover topics such as mechanics, materials, particles and quantum phenomena, thermal properties, radioactivity, nuclear physics and many more.
Politics is for students with a strong interest in current affairs. On this course you will focus on both UK and US politics and will be encouraged to discuss the key political events of the week on a regular basis.
This course is for anyone with a genuine interest in working within the Music Industry. You will be given the opportunity to submerge yourself in into every aspect of music making focusing on topics such as; production, performance, marketing and promotion.
You will work as part of a production team; choosing repertoire, writing your own songs, designing promotional materials and working on a budget, to put on a major music concert.
You will explore why people and animals behave in the way they do. You will develop key essay writing skills whilst exploring both scientific and theoretical theories of behaviour and the mind.
Public Services provides you with the essential skills needed for a wide range of careers that involve supporting the public, these include working within; the armed services, the police force, local authorities and central government.
In Sociology you will develop your understanding of people and how they are affected by the world around them. You will be encouraged to develop your own sociological awareness through engagement with the social world and will develop your critical and analytical skills in relation to your everyday life.
You will improve your existing Spanish skills to communicate effectively and discover the rich culture of Spain.
Sport is both a theoretical and practical course that gives students an insight into the different career paths sport has to offer. You will gain practical experience of training and exercise and explore the physiological effects this has on our anatomy.