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Sixth Form curriculum

As part of the KX3 partnership, an informal partnership with Maria Fidelis Catholic School FCJ and Westminster Kingsway College, our dynamic and innovative curriculum offer is designed to meet the needs, talents and interests of every student. We offer a combination of AS/A Level and vocational courses and provide students with personalised guidance on choosing their subjects that will enable them to achieve their future ambitions.

Read the Regent Sixth Form Curriculum Information booklet to find out more about the courses that will be offered from September 2018.  The closing date for applications is Friday 8 December 2017.  You should download an application form to apply for a place and return it to us by this date.

Information about the Regent Sixth Form curriculum for those students currently in Year 12 is available here, and for those students currently in Year 13 is available here

AS/A Level courses

  • Biology
  • Chemistry
  • English Literature
  • Further Mathematics
  • Geography
  • Government and Politics
  • History
  • Mathematics
  • Media Studies
  • Music
  • Philosophy and Ethics (Religious Studies)
  • Physics
  • Psychology
  • Sociology

AS/A Level courses available at KX3 partnership schools

  • AS/A Level Art and Design
  • AS/A Level Classical Civilisation
  • AS/A Level French
  • AS/A Level German
  • AS/A Level Latin
  • AS/A Level Spanish

 

Level 3 vocational courses

  • BTEC National Certificate in Applied Science (Single award - 1 A Level equivalent)
  • BTEC National Diploma in Applied Science  (Double award - 2 A Level equivalent)
  • BTEC National Extended Diploma in Applied Science (Triple award - 3 A Level equivalent)
  • BTEC National Extended Certificate in Art & Design (Single award - 1 A Level equivalent)
  • BTEC National Diploma in Art & Design (Double award - 2 A Level equivalent)
  • Cambridge Technical Extended Certificate in Business (Single award - 1 A Level equivalent)
  • Cambridge Technical Diploma in Business (Double award - 2 A Level equivalent)
  • Cambridge Technical Introductory Diploma in IT (Single award - 1 A Level equivalent)
  • Cambridge Technical Diploma in IT (Double award - 2 A Level equivalent)
  • BTEC National Extended Certificate in Music (Single award - 1 A Level equivalent)
  • BTEC National Extended Certificate in Performing Arts (Single award - 1 A Level equivalent)
  • BTEC National Diploma in Performing Arts (Double award - 2 A Level equivalent)
  • BTEC National Extended Certificate in Sport (Single award - 1 A-Level equivalent)
  • BTEC National Diploma in Sport (Double award - 2 A Level equivalent)

 

Level 2 courses               

  • To be confirmed

 

Entry requirements

General entry requirements

At Regent Sixth Form there are three pathways available for you to study. Each of the pathways has its own entry requirements, which students must meet in order to be able to study their chosen subjects:

AS and A Level only pathway

Applicants must have achieved at least seven 9-5 grades at GCSE or equivalent, including English Language and Mathematics at grade 5, and meet the subject-specific minimum entry requirements (see the table below).

Combined AS/A Level and vocational programme pathway

Applicants must have achieved at least six 9-5 grades at GCSE or equivalent, including English Language and Mathematics at grade 5, and meet the subject-specific minimum entry requirements (see the table below).

Vocational programmes only pathway

Applicants must have achieved at least six 9-4 grades at GCSE or equivalent, including English Language and Mathematics at grade 4, and meet the subject-specific minimum entry requirements (see the table below).

Subject-specific entry requirements

 

AS Level 2018

Subject

Exam board

Subject specific minimum entry requirement

Biology B

OCR

6 in Biology or 5/6 in Science (Combined)

Chemistry

Edexcel

6 in Chemistry or 5/6 in Science (Combined)

English Literature A

AQA

6 in English Language and 6 in English Literature

Geography

Edexcel

6 in Geography

Government and Politics

AQA

6 in English Language

History

AQA

6 in History

Maths

Edexcel

7 in Mathematics (Higher Paper)

Further Maths

Edexcel

8 in Mathematics (Higher Paper)

Media

AQA

5 in Media Studies

 Music

Edexcel 

6 in Music 

Physics

Edexcel

6 in Physics or 5/6 in Science (Combined), and 6 in Maths

Psychology

OCR

6 in English Language and 6 in Biology or 6/6 in Science (Combined)

Religious Studies

OCR

6 in English Language or a 6 in RE

Sociology

AQA

6 in English Language or a 6 in RE

Vocational courses 2018

Subject

Exam board

Minimum entry requirement

BTEC Applied Science

Edexcel 

4 in Biology or 4/4 in Science (Combined)

BTEC Art and Design

Edexcel

4 in GCSE Art and Design or Merit in BTEC Art and Design

Cambridge Technical Business 

OCR 

4 in GCSE Business or Merit in BTEC Business 

 Cambridge Technical ICT

OCR

4 in GCSE Computer Science or Merit in BTEC ICT 

 BTEC Music

Edexcel 

5 in GCSE Music or Merit in BTEC Music 

BTEC Performing Arts

Edexcel

4 in GCSE Drama or Merit in BTEC Drama

BTEC Sport

Edexcel

Merit in BTEC PE