Option Blocks 2020/21

The entry qualification for studying Year 12 courses is 5 grades 9-4 any subjects at GCSE/BTEC for Level 3 courses and 4 grades 9-3 for Level 2.

Each course has its own individual entry requirements which you must demonstrate through your GCSE/BTEC grades.

Please note:

  • You must choose a minimum of 3 subjects to study.
  • You may choose a maximum of 4 subjects to study.
  • Only one subject can be studied from each block.

If you choose the following subjects then they must be picked in each block: BTEC Sport and Health & Social Care

Level 3 Courses (entry qualification 5 x 9-4 grade in any subjects at GCSE/BTEC)
Block A Block B Block C Block D Block E
Physical Education Biology English Literature Business Studies Mathematics
History Fine Art Physics Chemistry Psychology
BTEC Creative Media BTEC Health & Social Care BTEC Health & Social Care BTEC Performing Arts BTEC Public Services
    BTEC ICT BTEC Business Studies  
BTEC Sport Fitness   BTEC Applied Science BTEC Sport Fitness  
Level 2 Courses (entry qualification 4 a 9-3  grades in any subjects at GCSE/BTEC)
L2 Health & Social Care GCSE Maths GCSE English L2 BTEC Public Service L2 BTEC Retail

Due to timetable constraints courses in option blocks maybe subject to change. – Version 3 1st May 2020
Please note that due to staffing constraints and pupil viability we may not offer the Level 2 courses in italics

Courses may be withdrawn due to staffing constraints and insufficient numbers of students