Year 7 open evening – Tuesday 27 September 2022, 4:30pm-8pm

Course entry requirements

Sixth Form

Course Entry Requirements for September 2022

Students are expected to achieve a minimum of grade 5 or above at GCSE to be considered for A Level and BTEC courses. Below are the minimum entry requirements for all Level 3 courses. Entry requirements for our Level 1 course is based on a case by case basis.

SubjectCourseGCSE Maths LevelGCSE English LevelOther Requirements
Applied CriminologyBTEC44 
Applied Human BiologyBTEC44 
Applied ScienceBTEC44BTEC Applied Science: Merit or GCSE Science 5
Art & DesignA level454 in Art or Interview
BiologyA level656 in Biology
Business StudiesBTEC55 
ChemistryA level656 in Chemistry
Computer ScienceA level65 
English LiteratureA level46 
English LanguageA level45 
Further MathsA level65Grade 6 in Maths needed on higher tier paper
GeographyA level55 
GermanA level55 
Health & Social CareBTEC44 
HistoryA level46 
MathematicsA level64 
Philosophy, Ethics and Religious StudiesA level46 
PhotographyA level45 
PhysicsA level656 in Physics
Product DesignA level555 in design and technology
PsychologyA level56 
SociologyA level46 
Sports ScienceBTEC55 
Travel & TourismBTEC45 
TextilesA level455 in design and technology or Interview
World languages


(e.g. Punjabi, Italian, Dutch, Spanish, Polish, Mandarin, Urdu, Arabic, Portuguese, Russian)

A level44These are offered on a case by case basis and are studied independently.