Entry Requirements for September 2024

General RequirementsGrade 4 in English
Grade 4 in Maths
Art (Fine Art, Graphics, Photography, Textiles)Grade 5 in discipline relevant to chosen option
BiologyGrade 6 in Biology (66 in Double Science) and a Grade 5 in Chemistry
Business StudiesGrade 5 in English and Grade 5 in Maths
ChemistryGrade 6 in Chemistry (66 in Double Science) and Grade 5 in Maths
Computer ScienceGrade 6 in computer Science or Maths
CriminologyGrade 5 in English Language
Design TechnologyGrade 5 in DT or Grade 6 in Maths
EconomicsGrade 6 in Maths and Grade 5 In English
English LanguageGrade 6 in English Language
English LiteratureGrade 6 in English Literature
FrenchGrade 6 in French
GeographyGrade 5 in Geography
GermanGrade 6 in German
PoliticsGrade 5 in English and Grade 5 in Maths
HistoryGrade 5 in History
MathsGrade 6 in Maths
Further MathsGrade 8 in Maths
MusicGrade 5 in Music or ABRSM grade 5
Physical EducationGrade 5 in Physical Education
PhysicsGrade 6 (66 in Double Science) in Physics and Grade 6 in Maths
PsychologyGrade 5 in English and Grade 5 in Maths
Religious StudiesGrade 5 in R.S. or English Language
SociologyGrade 5 in English Language

For BTEC qualifications a Merit or above is considered equivalent to a GCSE Grade 6.

Where a student has not studied for a level 2 qualification in PE, Art or Music, suitability for the A Level course may be evidenced in other ways. Admission to the course will be at the discretion of the Head of Sixth Form and the relevant Department Leader.  View our Sixth Form Admissions policy.