This one-year programme is for students in the equivalent of Years 10 -11 and for those who are ready to undertake a GCSE programme (determined by gaining a grade 3 or above in English and maths online initial assessments administered by the college).
Each GCSE is delivered over 4 hours each week. There is also a mandatory, tutorial lesson included in the programme.
Students can choose from between 1 to 4 subjects from the list below:
- GCSE English Language (please note we do not offer English Literature)
- GCSE Maths (taught lessons are Foundation however support is available for those wishing to do Higher)
- GCSE Business
- GCSE History
- GCSE Religious Studies
- GCSE Sociology
- GCSE Psychology
- GCSE Biology
- GCSE Chemistry
- GCSE Physics
Students will sit a mock exam in January and GCSEs will be sat in May and June
Students on this programme can also apply for one of our half-day short courses for home educated, students (timetable permitting), and would then only be able to apply for up to 3 GCSE options
Students must be electively home educated, attend an interview and undertake online maths and English tests.