Timetable Structure Two week timetable – 25 periods per week 5 x 1 hour lessons per day
Structure of Exams All Exams are now linear GCSEs are staying, but likely to be more difficult Equivalent Vocational Courses now must have an externally assessed unit ( Exam).
Year 10 & 11 Compulsory Courses English 7 (8) - GCSE English Language & GCSE English Literature Mathematics 6(7) GCSE Mathematics & GCSE Statistics Science 9 GCSE Core & Additional Science RE 6 GCSE RE ( including PHSE) PE 4 (2) Non Exam Course
English Baccalaureate Maths, English, Science French or Spanish & History or Geography
Option Courses offered at St. Aidan’s 3 Option Courses 6 hours per fortnight for 2 years
Option Courses History Geography French Spanish
Option Courses Business Studies Leisure & Tourism Media
Option Courses Art Music PE – BTEC / GCSE
How do I choose? What are you good at ? Interested in? Your career intentions? Breadth and Balance? Keeping doors open? A course with a suitable challenge? - what’s best for you and your talents?
Working in Partnership Mr Sanderson Form Tutor Subject Staff Connexions : Lesley Mole Mr Shepherd
What happens next ? Talk to Staff Form issued tomorrow Discuss Choices Return Form by Friday 21 st March (Tick 3 & Reserve) Options confirmed Summer Term
Please be aware that it is not possible to guarantee that a course will run or that a combination of courses can be scheduled.