Specific Minimum Entry Requirements for AS Level Courses

(GCSE or OCR National Grades)

 

ART & DESIGN

B in Art

BIOLOGY

Grade B in all 3 Sciences in Triple Science or Grade B in Science and Additional Science if taking Double Science.

BUSINESS STUDIES (Level 3)

A keen interest in the area. If you studied the subject in Year 11 you should achieved at least a Merit grade or grade B in Business Communication.

CHEMISTRY

Grade B in all 3 Sciences in Triple Science or Grade B in Science and Additional Science if taking Double Science. Grade B in mathematics

CITIZENSHIP

C in Citizenship. B in English language

DANCE

C in Dance

DRAMA

C in Drama

DT - PRODUCT DESIGN

B in Design Technology and/or Art

DT - TEXTILES

B in Design Technology and/or Art

ECONOMICS

B in mathematics and English

ENGLISH LITERATURE

B in English language and literature

FILM STUDIES

You do not need to have studied Media Studies before, but if you did you should have achieved a grade B

FRENCH

B in French

FURTHER MATHEMATICS

A in mathematics + choosing AS in mathematics

GEOGRAPHY

B in Geography

GOVERNMENT & POLITICS

B in English

HEALTH and SOCIAL CARE (Level 3)

A keen interest in the area. If you studied the subject in Year 11 you should have achieved at least a Merit grade.

HISTORY

B in History

ICT (Level 3)

If you studied the subject in Year 11 you should achieved at least a Merit grade or grade B in Business Communication.

LAW

No further specific requirements

MATHEMATICS

B in Mathematics

PHILOSOPHY

B in English

PHOTOGRAPHY

C in Art or Graphics

PHYSICAL EDUCATION

B in P.E. and competent in at least 2 sports

PHYSICS

Grade B in all 3 Sciences in Triple Science or Grade B in Science and Additional Science if taking Double Science. Grade B in mathematics

PSYCHOLOGY

B in English language, C in Double Science and C in mathematics

SOCIOLOGY

B in English language

SPANISH

B in Spanish

SPORT (Level 3)

A keen interest in the area and competence in at least 2 sports. If you studied the PE in Year 11 you should achieved at least a grade C.