Curriculum overview - Phase 2

Students have a 25 hour week and study a core programme of English, maths, double or triple science, core RS and core PE

Students make their phase 2 option choices at the end of year 8 and choose from a range of subjects from four different option blocks.

All students choose between history or geography in the humanities option block and between ICT and business in option block 1.

In option block 2 students have a choice of a range of creative qualifications. Both GCSE and vocational courses are available to students.

In option block 3 students study an option which is appropriate to their needs and future career plans. In this option block there are a wide range of subjects available which comprise of a non exhaustive list, including modern foreign languages, a second humanities subject, religious studies and a range of vocational courses.

Example Option Blocks:

Humanities Option Option 1 Option 2 Option 3
History ICT Performing Arts – Drama French
Geography Business Studies Performing arts – Dance Spanish
Music RS
Art History
Photography Geography
Sport Product Design
Hospitality and Catering
Health and Social Care
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