Subject Information 2017

Subject Information 2017

FAIRFAX SIXTH FORM

Subject information for 2017

  • Accounting
  • Art
  • Biology
  • BTEC Business Studies
  • BTEC Health & Social Care
  • BTEC Information Technology
  • Business Studies*
  • Chemistry (AA in Core/Additional Science or A in Triple)
  • Computing
  • Dance
  • Drama
  • Economics*
  • English Language
  • English Literature
  • Further Maths (Level 8 required)
  • Geography
  • History
  • Law
  • Mathematics (Level 7 required)
  • Music (minimum of Grade 5 in chosen instrument)
  • Philosophy & Ethics
  • Physical Education (Will also require a B in Biology)
  • Physics  (AA in Core/Additional Science or A in Triple)
  • Psychology
  • Sociology
  • *"Business and Business & Economics cannot be studied together at A Level due to content overlap"

 

ENTRY REQUIREMENTS

Access to our Sixth Form will be available to students who have a minimum of at least a Grade 4 in English and Mathematics and an additional 3 GCSE grades A*-C3 grades A*-C at GCSE

We ask that students achieve a grade A*, A or B, or equivalent in new grading, at GCSE level in the subject they wish to study at A Level.

If the subject is not studied at GCSE level, we ask that students achieve a grade 6 in GCSE Mathematics and/or English as relevant. All applications are considered on an individual basis.

 

FURTHER INFORMATION

If you have any questions please email 6thformoptions@fairfax.bham.sch.uk