Our core aims for the Key Stage 4 Curriculum are that it:
At Bacon’s, our GCSE curriculum requires that ALL students study
Core PE and PSHE will also be delivered to all students but these do not count as GCSEs.
Depending on the Pathway that a student is allocated to, students may choose to study options from the following subjects:
There is also provision for students to access extra support in literacy or numeracy, and a suite of Functional Skills qualifications, if these are deemed appropriate.
Students can also request to be entered for qualifications in their ‘home’ languages.
GCSE Subject Exam Boards
Maths - Edexcel
English Language and Literature - AQA
Science - AQA
History - Edexcel
Drama - Edexcel
RE - AQA
Spanish and French -AQA
PE - AQA
CTECH Sport - OCR (Cambridge Nationals)
Computer Science - OCR
BTEC Business - Edexcel
BTEC Dance - Edexcel
Music - WJEC/Eduqas
Media - WJEC/Eduqas
Art, Graphics, Textiles, Product Design - WJEC/Eduqas