Qualification information

Current year 11, 12 & 13 qualifications studied this academic year 2019-2020.

All GCSE qualifications that we now offer are graded 9-1.

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 in the summer of year 13. These qualifications are graded A* – G

BTEC level 3 and OCR Cambridge Technical level 3 qualifications are graded D* – P

 

Qualification Information        
2019-2020        
         
Subject Grades QAN Exam Board Award Spec Code
GCSE Subjects        
GCSE ART 9-1 60180882 AQA 8201
GCSE Bengali 9-1 60311307 AQA 8638
GCSE Biology 9-1 60187529 AQA 8461
GCSE Chemistry 9-1 60187578 AQA 8462
GCSE Combined Science: Trilogy 9-1 6018758X  AQA 8464 
GCSE Computer Science  9-1 6018355X OCR J276
GCSE Design and Technology: Product Design 9-1 60309842 AQA 8552
GCSE Drama 9-1 60185752 AQA 8261
GCSE English Language  9-1 60142923 AQA 8700 
GCSE English Literature 9-1 60144476 AQA 8702
GCSE Food and Nutrition 9-1 60184218 AQA 8585
GCSE French 9-1 60181576 AQA 8658
GCSE Geography A 9-1 60181345 EdexcelPearson 1GA0
GCSE History 9-1 60180924 EdexcelPearson 1Hi0
GCSE Maths 9-1 60147003 EdexcelPearson 1MA1
GCSE Panjabi 9-1 60310741 AQA 8683
GCSE Physics 9-1 60187517 AQA 8463
GCSE Physical Education  9-1 60182799  AQA 8582 
GCSE Polish 9-1 6031185X AQA 8688
GCSE Religious Studies A 9-1 60300796 EdexcelPearson 1RA0
GCSE Sociology 9-1 60307985 AQA 8192
Vocational subjects        
BTEC First Award Travel D*-P1 60065126 EdexcelPearson BPRV8
BTEC TECH Award Health (NEW) D*-P1 (includes level 1 D,M & P) 60303955 EdexcelPearson YPF47
Creative iMedia CNAT 60070432 OCR J817
         
Subject Grades QAN Exam Board Award Spec Code
Art A* – G 60144567 AQA 7201
Biology A* – G 60146254 AQA 7402
Design and Technology A* – G 60311332 AQA 7552
Cambridge Technical – introductory diploma D* – P 60046235 OCR 5349
English Lit A* – G 60153271 AQA 7712
English LitLang A* – G 60146412 AQA 7707
History A* – G 60149735  AQA  7042 
Maths A* – G 6031333X EdexcelPearson 9MA0
Media A* – G 60311496 Eduqas (WJEC) A680QS
Politics A* – G 60312233 EdexcelPearson 9PL0 
Psychology A* – G 6014838X AQA 7182
RE A* – G 60188686 OCR H573
Sociology A* – G 60139948 AQA 7192
         
Credits Year group Awarding Body Award Code  
Business QCF  
30 12,13 EdexcelPearson PXL61  
60 12,13 EdexcelPearson PXL62  
90 12,13 EdexcelPearson PXL83  
120 12,13 EdexcelPearson PXL63  
180 12,13 EdexcelPearson PXL72  
Health  
30 12,13 EdexcelPearson YD991  
60 12,13 EdexcelPearson YD992  
90 12,13 EdexcelPearson CTW58  
120 12,13 EdexcelPearson YD993  
180 12,13 EdexcelPearson YD997  
Applied Science   
60 12,13 EdexcelPearson YG215  
Sport  
60 12,13 EdexcelPearson RR083  
Travel   
30 12,13 EdexcelPearson PYD29  
60 12,13 EdexcelPearson PYD30  
90 12,13 EdexcelPearson PYD33  
120 12,13 EdexcelPearson PYD31  
         
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.