Sixth Form Subjects

Presdales School offers a wide range of subject to study in the Sixth Form at AS/A2 level.

Sixth Form Subject Entry Requirements 2017

A Levels

Entry Requirements

BusinessGrade 5 in GCSE Mathematics and Grade C in a subject that involves extended writing, such as History, or Grade 5 in either English Language or English Literature
Design & Technology:
Fashion & Textiles
Grade B in GCSE Design & Technology
Drama & TheatreGrade 5 in GCSE English Language and practical experience of Drama. GCSE Drama is not essential
EconomicsGrade 6 in Mathematics and Grade C in a subject that involves extended writing, such as History, or Grade 5 in either English Language or English Literature
English LiteratureGrade 6 in both GCSE English Literature and English Language
English Language & LiteratureGrade 6 in both GCSE English Literature and English Language
Film StudiesGrade 5 in GCSE English Language
Fine ArtGrade B in GCSE Art & Design
FrenchGrade B in GCSE or iGCSE French
GeographyGrade B in GCSE Geography. Students who have not studied GCSE Geography are required to have obtained Grade 6 in GCSE English Language or English Literature
GermanGrade B in GCSE or iGCSE German
Government & PoliticsGrade B or Grade 5 in a writing subject
HistoryGrade B in GCSE History or Grade 6 in GCSE English Language or English Literature
ItalianGrade B in GCSE Italian
MathematicsGrade 7 in GCSE Mathematics
Further MathematicsGrade 7 in GCSE Mathematics
MusicGrade B in GCSE Music
Philosophy & EthicsGrade 6 or Grade B in a writing subject such as English Language or History
PhotographyGrade B in GCSE Art & Design, Graphics or Photography
Physical EducationGrade B in GCSE Physical Education. Students who have not studied GCSE PE are required to obtain Grade B in GCSE Biology or Grade B in GCSE Additional Science
PsychologyGrade B in Science (B in Biology or B grades in both Core and Additional Science) and Grade 6 in both Mathematics and either English Language or English Literature
RussianGrade B in GCSE Russian
Science – BiologyGrade B in GCSE Biology or Grade A in Additional Science and Grade 5 in GCSE Mathematics
Science – ChemistryGrade B in GCSE Chemistry or Grade A in Additional Science and Grade 6 in GCSE Mathematics
Science – PhysicsGrade A in GCSE Additional Science or Grade B in GCSE Physics and Grade 6 in Mathematics
SociologyGrade 5 in GCSE English Language or English Literature
SpanishGrade B in GCSE Spanish

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