Key Stage 4

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Subjects studied in KS4 (Year 10 & 11) are split into core (compulsory) and options. 

All students follow the core curriculum, consisting of:

SubjectHours Per Week
English5
Maths4
Science4
Geography/History3
French/Spanish3
PE1
LIFE1

The core subjects are complemented by a number of option subjects that can be chosen by students. These will be delivered over 2 hours a week for the two years of Key Stage 4. The options choices consist of:

SubjectQualification
Art, Craft & DesignGCSE
Business StudiesGCSE
D&T: Design & Technology GCSE
D&T: TextilesGCSE
DramaGCSE
Food Preparation & NutritionGCSE
Computer ScienceGCSE
Media StudiesGCSE
MusicGCSE
Philosophy & EthicsGCSE
PEGCSE
SociologyGCSE
Child DevelopmentCam. Nat Cert 
ConstructionBTEC L2
Hair & BeautyVTCT L2
Sport ScienceCam. Tech Cert
iMediaCam. Nat Cert
Work Related Learning; AQA Unit awardsBTEC L1