Category «a-level_subject»

D&T 3D Design

Department: Design and Technology  Type of Qualification: A Level   Exam Board: AQA (Art Spec)  Additional Entry Requirements: Grade 6 at GCSE in DT (ideally Graphics) or Art/a portfolio of work.  Why study 3D Design?  The ideal A level 3D Design student has:  A wish to pursue a career in art and design  Would like to continue studying this subject at University …

Drama and Theatre Studies

Department: Drama  Type of Qualification: A Level   Exam Board: Edexcel  Additional Entry Requirements: 6 in Drama GCSE  Why study Drama and Theatre?  Drama and Theatre is an exploration of theatre in all forms. To succeed at A Level, students must have a love of theatre, performance and deconstruction of ideas and concepts. Equally you will be interested in going …

Computer Science

Department: IT  Type of Qualification: A Level   Exam Board: OCR   Additional Entry Requirements: 6 in Computer Science  Why study Computer Science?  This course is ideal for those who have completed Key Stage 4 Computer Science and want to continue learning to a more advanced level. This would suit students who are good problem solvers and can think logically. Computational …

Chemistry

Department: Science  Type of Qualification: A Level   Exam Board: OCR (A)  Additional Entry Requirements: Grade 6-6 in GCSE Combined Science OR Grade 6 in GCSE Chemistry; Grade 6 in GCSE Mathematics and ideally should be studying A-level Mathematics. Why study Chemistry?  Chemistry is a pre-requisite for many of the degree courses including medicine as it demonstrates analytical and …

Business Studies

Department: Business  Type of Qualification: A Level   Exam Board: Edexcel  Additional Entry Requirements: (GCSE Business not required) GCSE Grade 5 in English Lit or Lang and Grade 5 in Mathematics    Why study Business?  Business is suitable for anyone who:  May wish to pursue a career in business   Wishes to run their own business  Enjoys studying a subject …

Biology

Department: Science   Type of Qualification: A Level   Exam Board: AQA  Additional Entry Requirements: Grade 6-6 in GCSE Combined Science OR Grade 6 in GCSE Biology; Grade 6 in GCSE Mathematics; Grade 6 in English Language Why study Biology?  Biology is a fantastic course for those who are curious about the natural world and studying how …

Art and Design – Photography

Department: Art  Type of Qualification: A Level   Exam Board: AQA  Additional Entry Requirements: Grade 6 at GCSE in Art, Textiles or Graphics or portfolio of work  Why study Photography?  The course is suited to students who prefer a practical approach to studying a specific aspect of art and design.  It will also interest anyone who:   may wish to pursue …

Art and Design – Fine Art

Department: Art  Type of Qualification: A Level   Exam Board: AQA  Additional Entry Requirements: Grade 7 (in GCSE in Art, textiles or Graphics (Portfolio of work to be shown for entry with lower grades)  Why study Art?  The course is suited to students who prefer a practical approach to studying art and design.  It will also interest anyone who:   …