Key Stage 3 Curriculum Overview 2019/20
The table below shows the number of hours per fortnight that pupils in Key Stage 3 study each subject.
Key Stage 4 Curriculum Overview 2019/20
The table below shows the number of hours per fortnight that pupils in Key Stage 4 study each of the core subjects and their chosen GCSE or BTEC subjects.
*Think! Lessons combine the content of the PSHE and Citizenship curriculum with activities designed to develop thinking skills. Further PSHE and Citizenship content is delivered through the tutorial programme.
Key stage 4 Option Subjects:
GCSE Business Studies
GCSE Computer Science
GCSE Food preparation and Nutrition
GCSE Physical Education
GCSE Product Design
GCSE Religious Studies
OCR Creative iMedia
BTEC Travel and Tourism
In addition to these subjects, students in Key Stage 4 follow a programme of RE and PSHE during tutorial sessions.
Option subjects will only run if sufficient numbers of students choose them.
Key Stage 5 Curriculum Overview 2019/20
Students in Key Stage 5 choose 3 subjects to study over 2 years. Each subject is taught for 5 hours per week. In addition, students may choose to study the Cambridge PreU qualification.
Key Stage 5 Option Subjects:
GCE Applied Science
GCE Business Studies
GCE English Language
GCE English Literature
GCE Media Studies
GCE Philosophy and Ethics
GCE Product Design
BTEC Level 3 Art
BTEC Level 3 Business Studies
BTEC Level 3 ICT
BTEC Level 3 Performing Arts
BTEC Level 3 Sport
BTEC Level 3 Media
Subjects will only be available if they have sufficient student numbers for them to be viable.
For more information about our Plantsbrook Sixth Form please see our prospectus here.
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