Qualification information

Current year 11, 12 & 13 qualifications studied this academic year 2018-2019.

All GCSE qualifications that we now offer, with the exception of Portuguese are graded 9-1. Portuguese is graded A*- G but will change to 9-1 for entries in the June 2020 series.

Level 2 BTEC First Awards are graded D*, D, M, P, P1

Level 2 BTEC Technical Awards are graded D*, D, M, P, M1, P1

At A-level we offer 2 year courses with no examination taking place in year 12 and certification at the summer of year 13. These qualifications are graded A* – E

Cambridge Technical level 3 qualifications are graded D* – P

2018-2019 Qualifications
Subject Year group QAN Awarding Body Award Code
GCSE Sociology 11 60307985 AQA 8192
GCSE Computer Science 11 6018355X OCR J276
GCSE Art 11 60180882 AQA 8201
GCSE Drama 11 60185752 AQA 8261
GCSE Design and Technology: Product Design 11 60309842 AQA 8552
GCSE Food and Nutrition 11 60184218 AQA 8585
GCSE Bengali 11 60311307 AQA 8638
GCSE Geography A 11 60181345 Edexcel/Pearson 1GA0
GCSE History 11 60180924 Edexcel/Pearson 1H10
GCSE Maths 11, 12 & 13 60147003 Edexcel/Pearson 1MA1
GCSE Media Studies 11 60311150 WJECEDUQAS C680
GCSE French 11 60181576 AQA 8658
GCSE Religious Studies A 11 60300796 Edexcel/Pearson 1RA0
GCSE Panjabi 11 60310741 AQA 8683
GCSE Polish 11 6031185X AQA 8688
GCSE English Literature 11 60144476 AQA 8702
BTEC First Award Sport 11 60047793 Edexcel/Pearson BRY67
BTEC First Award Travel 11, 12N 60065126 Edexcel/Pearson HDL80
BTEC TECH Award Health (NEW) 11 60303955 Edexcel/Pearson YPF47
BTEC First Award Health 12N 60047823 Edexcel/Pearson BRY61
BTEC First Award Hospitality 12N 60070444 Edexcel/Pearson SWN05
GCSE Combined Science: Trilogy 11 6018758X  AQA 8464 
GCSE Portuguese 11 50047036 Edexcel/Pearson J736
GCSE Russian 11 60312002 Edexcel/Pearson 1RU0
GCSE Physical Education  11 60182799  AQA 8582 
GCSE English Language  11, 12 & 13 60142923 AQA 8700 
         
Students studying with us in our sixth form will be entered for reformed two year A-Level qualifications. This means that all exams are taken at the end of the course in the second year of study.
Subject Year group QAN Awarding Body Award Code
English 12, 13 60146412 AQA 7707
Media 12, 13 60311496 Eduqas (WJEC) A680QS
Biology 12, 13 60146254 AQA 7402
Psychology 12, 13 6014838X AQA 7182
History 12, 13 60149735  AQA  7042 
RE 12, 13 60188686 OCR H573
Art 12, 13 60144567 AQA 7201
Sociology 12, 13 60139948 AQA 7192
Politics 12, 13 60312233 Edexcel/Pearson 9PL0 
Cambridge Technical – Introductory Diploma 12, 13 60046235 OCR 05349
Maths 12, 13 6031333X Edexcel/Pearson 9MA0
         
Level 3 BTEC qualifications for year 12 and 13. Students are registered at the start of the course and will complete work over two years. There are no external assessments or written papers for these qualifications. In most cases, students will be registered for the 60 credit qualification with the possibility of being ‘topped up’ as the year progresses.
Award codes are specific to each school. If you are researching the course online you will need to use the QAN number.
Credits Year group QAN Awarding Body Award Code
Business QCF
30 12,13 50067485 Edexcel/Pearson PXL61
60 12,13 50067503 Edexcel/Pearson PXL62
90 12,13 60038895 Edexcel/Pearson PXL83
120 12,13 50067473 Edexcel/Pearson PXL63
180 12,13 50067461 Edexcel/Pearson PXL72
Health
30 12,13 50093162 Edexcel/Pearson YD991
60 12,13 50093174 Edexcel/Pearson YD992
90 12,13 60061789 Edexcel/Pearson CTW58
120 12,13 50094658 Edexcel/Pearson YD993
180 12,13 50095018 Edexcel/Pearson YD997
Applied Science
60 12,13 50067254 Edexcel/Pearson YG215
Sport
60 12,13 50067515 Edexcel/Pearson RR083
Travel
30 12,13 50097878 Edexcel/Pearson PYD29
60 12,13 50098639 Edexcel/Pearson PYD30
90 12,13 60065394 Edexcel/Pearson PYD33
120 12,13 50098627 Edexcel/Pearson PYD31