Post 16 Entry Requirements for courses starting September 2020

To access post 16 at The King Edward VI School all students must attain a minimum total of 5 GCSEs at a standard pass (4) or higher

 

SubjectMinimum Entry Requirement to Study
Maths7 in Maths
Further Maths in Maths
Biology66 in Science (including Biology if studied as separate science) plus 6 in Maths
Chemistry66 in Science (including Chemistry if studied as separate science) plus 6 in Maths
Physics66 in Science (including Physics if studied as separate science) plus 7 in Maths
English Literature6 in Literature plus 5 in Language
English Language5 in Language plus 4 in Literature
French/German6 in target language plus 5 in English Language
History5 in History plus 5 in English Language or Literature
Geography5 in History plus 5 in English Language or Literature
Psychology5 in English Language or Literature plus 4 in maths
Sociology4 in English Language or Literature
Economics5 in English Language or Literature plus 5 in Maths
Theatre and Drama5 in Drama if studied. 5 in English Language or Literature
Computing6 in Computing if studied. 6 in maths
ITL2 Pass in IT if studied
Business4 in Business if studied
Media Studies5 in English Language plus 4 in English Literature
PE44 in Science (including Biology if studied as separate science) and a regular participant in Sport
Music5 in Music GCSE or Grade 5 standard in Singing or Instrument Performance (inc. Drum Kit and Electric Guitar/Bass) plus Grade 5 Music Theory (or plans to work towards Grade 5 theory).
Music Technology4 in English Language or Literature.
Students should also have some Instrumental or Singing experience with an enthusiasm for using and developing skills in studio recording and music production.
Health & Social Care4 in English Language or Literature
RE4 in RE if studied. 4 in English Language or Literature
Food44 in Science plus 4 in English Literature or Language
Art Graphics5 in Graphics if studied. 5 in Art, Graphics or Design Technology
Photography5 in Photography if studied. 5 in Art, Graphics or Design Technology
Art5 in Art
Design Technology5 in Design Technology plus 4 in English Language or Literature and Maths
Core maths5 in Maths plus APS of 6
EPQ4 in English Language or Literature