KS4 Curriculum


(National Curriculum Year Groups 10 and 11)

All pupils are taught a range of subjects to GSCE level and have the opportunity to experience various work related learning courses.

Currently, the timetable is designed to offer all pupils the opportunity to study 7 GCSEs + equivalents and be entered for the exams at either entry: foundation or higher level GCSEs.

The GCSE subjects are as follows:

Number of hour lessons per week
English  (Welsh Board) 5 hours per week 1 GCSE
Film Studies 1 hour per week 1 GCSE
Mathematics (Edexcel) 5 hours per week 1 GCSE
Science (AQA) 2 hours per week 1 GCSE
Computing ECDL 2 hours per week 1
PE (Edexcel) 2 hours per week 0.5 GCSE (short course)
Food Technology 1 hours per week Towards BTEC
Art and Design (Welsh Board) 3 hours per week 1 GCSE
RE (AQA/Asdan Cope Award) 1 hour per week 0.5 GCSE (short course)

All GCSE course outlines are available on request from subject teachers