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Curriculum - A Level

Sixth Form students typically study four subjects at A level or equivalent plus pre-teaching as an extra option if they choose it.

Games lessons are compulsory for all upper school pupils.

Courses are offered in the following subjects:


  • Art
  • Applied Science
  • Biology
  • Business Studies
  • Chemistry
  • Computer Science
  • DT – Product Design
  • English Literature
  • Economics
  • French
  • Further Mathematics
  • Geography
  • German
  • History
  • Mathematics
  • Music
  • PE
  • Philosophy and Ethics
  • Physics
  • Sociology

Vocational Courses:

  • Business Technology Marketing (equivalent to 1 A-level)
  • Pre-Teaching Course – jointly accredited with University College, Lincoln

To enter the Sixth Form, pupils should normally have achieved a minimum of 8 GCSE passes including English and Mathematics at grade 5 or above. For A level study, students should usually have a grade 7 or above (and at least a 6) in the subjects they wish to study.